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HOS stresses teaching of Edo language

Posted by Edonaze on May 21, 2011 at 4:16 AM Comments comments (2)

HOS stresses teaching of Edo language



BENIN CITY - The need to promote the teaching of Edo Language in schools has again been emphasised.

The Edo State Head of Service, Mr. Anthony Nosakhare Edokpayi stated this when members of the Benin Cultural Heritage Centre,(BCHC) p...

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Between Pidgin English And Vernacular

Posted by Edonaze on March 23, 2011 at 9:42 AM Comments comments (0)

Between Pidgin English And Vernacular
Last updated: 03/21/2011

I can define education as a state of giving on through which a person gets utility and a mental perspective of his other neighbourhood, in other words, it is a process where both formal and informal education make a great contribution in the order of return in accountability.

However, the teaching of English Language in Benin Kingdom did not quite reflect my definition because o...

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NICO to restore Edo Language to curriculum

Posted by Edonaze on August 11, 2010 at 2:52 PM Comments comments (0)

NICO to restore Edo Language to curriculum


BENIN CITY - The National Institute for Cultural Orientation, NICO, Abuja is to restore Edo language as part of its curriculum.



This followed a representation to the Institute by the Benin Cultural Heritage Centre, which observ...

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Edo leadership Assembly - Edo language

Posted by Edonaze on November 9, 2009 at 2:33 AM Comments comments (0)




Edo Language Learners Offered Scholarship
From Alemma-Ozioruva Aliu, Benin
Sunday, October 25, 2009

AS part of its efforts to encourage indigenous language, a United States of America based organization, the Edo Leadership Assembly in collaboration with the Benin...

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The Edo Alphabet

Posted by Edonaze on November 4, 2009 at 9:32 AM Comments comments (172)

The Edo Alphabet:

A Look At The Benin Letters And Sounds By RICHMOND .E. IDAEHO

It is specifically important at this point to direct attention at the alphabetical system of the Edo people, considering the present circumstances of the Edo language, which is almost fading away as a result of the influence of other cultures within and outside the Nation state, Nigeria, in which the Edo ethnic group occupy the present Edo state´ and by extension, parts...

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