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


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


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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