- A young Ghanaian girl named Hiqma, residing in Finland, gained attention on social media after attempting to read a short script in the Ghanaian language, Twi
- Despite her foreign accent, Hiqma made sincere efforts to pronounce the words correctly and displayed a deep understanding of the language by answering basic questions in Twi
- The heartwarming video received widespread praise, emphasising the importance of cultural connection and preserving language among the diaspora community
A young Ghanaian girl named Hiqma, residing in Finland, charmed viewers by attempting to read a short script in Twi, a Ghanaian language.
Despite her foreign accent, Hiqma made sincere efforts to pronounce the words correctly.
The script contained basic questions in Twi, such as "How are you?" and "Do you know each other?" While Hiqma read, a lady who was not videoed, probably her mother, corrected her when she made mistakes.
The heartening clip serves as a testament to the enduring spirit of cultural connection, resonating with viewers across the globe.
Watch the video below:
Comments on the video
The video garnered widespread attention, with viewers praising Hiqma for her efforts to connect with her Ghanaian heritage.
Many viewers admired her willingness to learn and participate in her cultural roots, even from a distant land, highlighting the importance of preserving language and traditions among the diaspora community.
Read some of the reactions below:
@Luda Brandy Gh said:
She's Brilliant, she tried
@Theophilus Donkor wrote:
I Can't continue watching because my stomach is paining me
Richmond Elikem said:
This is hilarious♥️
David Ayim recommended:
She can learn more and into details from "Sua Twi initiative" on YouTube , by Nana Ayim Amisah.
Kojo Phordjour Boateng said:
Backward C paa. Twi is difficult to read but simple to speak
Nana Agyei Boateng Sikapa wrote:
she need to visit her grandma at the village one day
Abrade Gyamfua said:
Don't say nnamfofoɔ. It is rather, ''namfonom''. But she's doing great. More practice and she will be alright.
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Meanwhile, a Canadian-born Ghanaian nurse, known as @onlyonemanassa, is gaining attention on social media for her efforts to learn Twi.
In videos, she speaks Twi with an accent, occasionally switching to English.
She recently appeared on Ghanaian TV and expressed joy in a Twi video, celebrating her achievement.
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