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[FROM THE ARCHIVES] A celebration of Afrikaaps

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07 April
๐—ง๐—ต๐—ถ๐˜€ ๐˜€๐˜๐—ผ๐—ฟ๐˜† ๐—ผ๐—ฟ๐—ถ๐—ด๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ฎ๐—น๐—น๐˜† ๐—ฎ๐—ถ๐—ฟ๐—ฒ๐—ฑ ๐—ผ๐—ป ๐Ÿญ๐Ÿฐ ๐—ก๐—ผ๐˜ƒ๐—ฒ๐—บ๐—ฏ๐—ฒ๐—ฟ ๐Ÿฎ๐Ÿฌ๐Ÿฎ๐Ÿญ. A strange dialect for some, but a rich and beautiful language for others: from the playful greeting of โ€˜haalihaaโ€ to the friendly acknowledgement of โ€œawรชโ€, Afrikaaps is now taking its rightful place as a historical but often denigrated language. And itโ€™s all thanks to the efforts and energy of a new, younger generation of people determined to take it from its Creole roots into the mainstream.
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