Over two millennia, Swahili has built bridges among people across Africa and into the diaspora.
Abdulrazak Gurnah’s stories suggest that it is important to see others in relation to ourselves, to perceive their right of abode even if they cannot claim national belonging.
Kiswahili will be easy for South Africans to learn compared to foreign languages from outside Africa.
A guerrilla movement in Mozambique could upend the government’s plans for stability and prosperity.
For the African-American community, Kwanzaa is not just any “Black holiday. ” It is a recognition that knowledge of Black history is worthwhile.