Tag Archives: Yoruba and other disappearing languages

“Say hello to uncle” sub-culture cannot drive major Nigerian languages into extinction – Professor Sola Oke at Iju Forum

October 1, 2012

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by Tola Adenle The Nation on Sunday, August 17, 2008 This is the third year of the Iju Forum, an initiative of Professor Ladipo Adamolekun, a one-time professor of Public Administration at the University of Ife whose last employment with the World Bank before retirement was headship of the Togo Mission.  Even though Adamolekun is […]

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Endangered languages take to the airwaves – Alexis Hauk

August 16, 2012

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One of the most frequent visitors to this blog who knows my great interest in disappearing/endangered languages sent this to me.  You can check out http://emotanafricana.com/2012/02/09/yoruba-and-other-disappearing-languages-a-revisit/ which is one of the old essays on the subject from my newspaper column contributions. What is more, my last kid seems to have picked up the challenge of […]

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