SWAHILI AND CULTURE FESTIVAL GATHERING AT MS TCDC
MSTCDC in partnership with BAKITA hosted Swahili and culture festival as the part of diversifying Swahili language and Tanzanian culture.
This was three days gathering named Tamasha la Kitaifa la Kiswahili na Utamaduni
which took place from 12th to 13th of September 2019 at MS TCDC Usa-River, Arusha, Tanzania.
This event brought together more than four hundred 400 participants across East Africa for presentation discussions on different topics concerning Swahili language and culture.
Tanzania Minister of Information, Culture, Arts and Sports, Doctor Harrison Mwakyembe was invited as the guest of honour.
Speaking during his presentation Honourable, Doctor, Harrison Mwakyembe recognizes the efforts made by NGo’s including MS TCDC, in the growth of Swahili language and culture.
Presentations and discussions were a mode of delivery whereby every participant got a chance to digest his/her opinion concerning about Swahili language and culture, later participants were given a chance to ask questions to the Minister on the issues concerning languange and culture.
TCDC has been one of the earliest organizations in Teaching Swahili language and culture to non-native Swahili speakers over decades, refining what is today recognized as an excellent Swahili language course.