The paper also argued that Setswana has a unique position nationally and in the continent in general, in particular since it has been marked by the African Union's ACALAN
for development and empowerment.
Since 1999 the leader of the Kurdistan Workers' Party, Abdullah Acalan
, has been incarcerated in Turkey.
Strengthen existing institutions for example Pan Africa Writers Association (PAW A) and Academy of African Languages (ACALAN
) to ensure that their efforts are being duplicated.
642 Alexander, A., Evolving African approaches to the management of linguistic diversity: the ACALAN
Adama Samassekou, president of the African Academy of Language (ACALAN
), bemoans how "Africa is still dominated by colonial languages, with local languages confined to the oral state".
"The Kurdish leader, Abdullah Acalan
, the leader of the Kurdistan Workers Party, is in prison at the moment.