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Jost Gippert: Our Featured Linguist!

"Buenos dias", "buenas noches" -- this was the first words in a foreign language I heard in my life, as a three-year old boy growing up in developing post-war Western Germany, where the first gastarbeiters had arrived from Spain. Fascinated by the strange sounds, I tried to get to know some more languages, the only opportunity being TV courses of English and French -- there was no foreign language education for pre-teen school children in Germany yet in those days. Read more



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Linguistics Programs in Nigeria



Imo State University, Owerri
       Linguistics and Igbo Studies

Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife
       African Languages and Literatures
       PhD English
       PhD English Language

University of Calabar
       PhD in Linguistics

University of Ibadan
       PhD in Linguistics

University of Lagos
       Department of English

University of Nigeria
       Department of Linguistics, Igbo and Other Nigerian Languages

University of Uyo
       B.A. in Ibibio
       B.A. in Linguistics
       M.A. in Computational Language Documentation
       M.A. in Linguistics
       Ph.D in Linguistics and Language Documentation Technology