ANC-regime wants to wipe every presence of Afrikaans from the SA map #4 Task

ANC-regime wants to wipe every presence of Afrikaans from the SA map


Afrikaans is the third strongest language following Zulu and Xhosa, and therefore Afrikaans should be protected as an official language. {Notwithstanding: Research shows that Afrikaans is the only language which position has deteriorated since 1994, while English and the other African languages’ position have improved.}

Afrikaans: Afrikaanse Taalmonument in die Paar...

When the African government does not want to have an eye for that important culture treasure it is at the countries of the sister language to call that government to bring them on other ideas and to remind them how considerably important it is that that culture shall not be neglected and even should be repaired.

Hopefully the Dutch Language Union “De Nederlandse Taalunie” with the Netherlands and Belgium, supported by the European Union, will be able to make work of it to bring the ANC government to other thoughts.


Find more information:

Netherlandic language. Encyclopaedia Britannica Major ref. 8:22h . Educational and popular status 6:395d ·South African ethnic group use 3:792h

British incursions into South Africa 6: 1112h

Cape Colony settlement problems 17:280b

common characteristics and identity 17:280c

minority group status in South Africa 12:266g

Natal colonization and history 12:845e

national social and cultural role 17:66f

Orange Free State population, religion, and

Culture 13:639b passim to 640b – Orange River and European

Colonization 13:641 b

Racial and cultural segregation 6: 394h ·Smuts’ political reputation 16:910d

South Africa ethnic composition map 17:66

South African urban migration and social

Problems 17:293d

Transvaal’s established population 18:685a

Veld settlement in the 18th century 19:56f


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Nederlandse versie: ANC Wil Afrikaans wissen #6 Opdracht


Nederlandse ambassade zal Afrikaanse taal stimuleren

Dutch foreign affairs minister Rosenthal undertook to instruct the Dutch embassy in Pretoria to set up meetings with Afrikaans-language campaigners to help stimulate the survival of the Afrikaans language. A request to this effect was launched by Dutch MP Martin Bosma, who said that ‘it seems as if the current ANC-regime wants to wipe every presence of Afrikaans from the SA map with hundreds of name changes with are unwanted by the local residents…’. His second request – to help fight for the name of Pretoria – which the regime wants to change to Tswane – was however rejected by Rosenthal, who said that ‘that particular battle will have to be fought by the community itself.’


Plaque showing two quotations from poets writi...

Twee Afrikaanse gedichten - Image via Wikipedia

A nice book to read:

Moenie mounie – niet mekkeren (Zuid-Afrikaans met een glimlach)
Auteur: Piet van Sterkenburg
Uitgeverij Scriptum – Schiedam (nov 2009)
ISBN: 9789055946891
Gebonden, 219 pagina’s
Richtprijs: 17,50 euro

Read more about it/Lees hierover: Moenie mounie – niet mekkeren (Zuid-Afrikaans met een glimlach)

Advised reading over the History of the African Language: Aangeraden lectuur over de Geschiedenis van de Afrikaanse Taal: Afrikaanse taal: kom ons praat Afrikaans.

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Retired dancer, choreographer, choreologist Founder of the Dance impresario office and archive: Danscontact-Dansarchief plus the Association for Bible scholars, the Lifestyle magazines "Stepping Toes" and "From Guestwriters" and creator of the site "Messiah for all". - Gepensioneerd danser, choreograaf, choreoloog. Stichter van Danscontact-Dansarchief plus van de Vereniging voor Bijbelvorsers, de Lifestyle magazines "Stepping Toes" en "From Guestwriters" en maker van de site "Messiah for all".
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