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Tura ‘ya’yanka zuwa makaranta!

Posted by hausaonline on Tuesday, September 8, 2009

Today, 8 September, is  International Literacy Day. According to the UNESCO website,

On International Literacy Day each year, UNESCO reminds the international community of the status of literacy and adult learning globally.

Despite many and varied efforts, literacy remains an elusive target: some 776 million adults lack minimum literacy skills which means that one in five adults is still not literate; 75 million children are out-of-school and many more attend irregularly or drop out.

Here is an old cartoon in Hausa which I found  at the website of the UCLA Language Materials Project.  It encourages people to send their children to school.

Makaranta

Cartoon: UCLA Language Materials Project

Here is another post on the same topic:

Literacy is the best remedy

One Response to “Tura ‘ya’yanka zuwa makaranta!”

  1. agaskiya Zuwan yara makaranta yana da amfani kware daske saboda tananne danka zai iya ladabi da biyayya kuma bashi zuwa makaranta tananne zai samu mugayen abokai wadanda zasukoyama danka shaye shaye da sata koma inche fashi da makami allah yakiyemu amin

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