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Shona 101 - Update #2

Shona 101 Update #2 – Introducing Bembenene

Mhoroyi! In my last update, I shared the background to our ongoing Shona 101 project – a bilingual storybook for children. Shona 101 is a collaborative project between Genii Games and Linford Zirangwa aka Bembenene, a native Shona speaker from Zimbabwe and computer science...
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Lessons From South Africa on Native Languages

Lessons From South Africa on Native Languages

This piece draws on my firsthand experience of South Africa’s native languages and how it can serve to inspire other African countries struggling with a decline in their native languages. During my recent trip to South Africa, I visited an old friend who is now resident in...
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Diary: Creating impact with African Stories; Phase I

Diary: Creating impact with African Stories; Phase I

A story is worth nothing without an audience — anonymous That single line captures the context to the first phase of our Digital Storytelling showcase. In a previous piece, I shared the background to the Digital Storytelling Showcase. Briefly, its primary aim is to inspire the...
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Creating Impacts with African Stories

Creating Impact with African Stories

There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you. – Maya Angelou Starting March 2016, in partnership with the Lagos State Local Government Education Authority and OneDot Photography, Genii Games will be showcasing our African stories to over 1000 pupils...
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