THE LANGUAGE AND CULTURAL CHALLENGE IN AFRICA

  • EMMANUEL NFORBI ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR OF LINGUISTICS UNIVERSITY OF DSCHANG CAMEROON

Abstract

The African continent is multilingual and multicultural in nature. Foreign languages and cultures have come to be accepted and integrated in daily life. The existence of African languages and cultures is still very vital for the continent. This paper examines the colonial influences and a way forward in Education and literacy. My personal experience as an African and researcher are at the bases of the analysis on the context, identity, education, policies, implementation and development.

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Author Biography

EMMANUEL NFORBI, ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR OF LINGUISTICS UNIVERSITY OF DSCHANG CAMEROON

Associate Professor of linguistics, University of Dschang, Cameroon.
Head of Department, African Studies and Globalization, Head of African Studies and
Globalization laboratory, Vice-Chair, Society for Cameroonian Languages and Cultures.

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Published
2019-04-10
How to Cite
NFORBI, E. (2019). THE LANGUAGE AND CULTURAL CHALLENGE IN AFRICA. EPH - International Journal of Humanities and Social Science (ISSN: 2208-2174), 4(4), 39-61. Retrieved from https://ephjournal.com/index.php/hss/article/view/1226