Why English is Important

Usually when one speaks just one or two languages; that is usually the mother tongue and either English or French, or just the mother tongue. Recently I discovered that African countries, East Africa in particular, there are so many big business projects owned by foreigners. Now, for these to earn their profits they are encouraged to learn the local dialects. For example, when one enters an Indian restaurant, one can actually eavesdrop as the manager rebukes or corrects his Ugandan workers in really bad but understandable Luganda; a dialect spoken in the central part of the country. I also realized that when companies recruit youths in African countries to go […]