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Professor Francis Rew Owino is an Associate Professor of Applied Linguistics at Maseno University, Kenya. I have served as Head of Department of English for many years and as Dean Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences at Maseno University before moving to the University of the Western Cape, South Africa for a PhD degree. I have had several articles published in refereed Journals and books specializing in Politics and Language, Language Planning, Language in Education and Literacy. I have also presented papers at national, regional and international conferences. I have edited a text in issues covering Language Education in African Languages entitled "Speaking African: Language in Education and Development in Africa". The latest achivement is the nomination as an "International Educator of the Year 2006" by Cambridge Biographical Society, UK.


"I have played my part; please pray to God that you may play yours!"
Adopted from St. Francis of Assisi (1182-1226).