Source: csa-eur.nl

Source: csa-eur.nl

Fifteen schools in South Africa are currently offering Mandarin classes, Basic Education Minister, Angie Motshekga has said.

“In the next five years, it is envisaged that 500 schools will offer Mandarin as a second additional language,” the minister added.

South Africa is among several countries in Africa pushing for people to learn Mandarin in a bid to boost cultural and trade ties with China.

Author: Cerebral Lemon