Join our community of over 25,000 users in learning any of our 6 offered African languages on the app: Twi, Igbo, Yoruba, Swahili, Somali, and Hausa.
We offer hundreds of language learning lessons developed by accredited educators around the world. With our community-focused approach to language learning, we offer a unique approach to learning African languages and engaging with the beautiful cultures and people of Africa.
NKENNE means "mother’s own" and it is a unisex name from the southeastern part of Nigeria. Driven by passion and inspired by technology, we built NKENNE to revolutionize African language learning for everyone.
NKENNE offers premium 15-30 minute lessons, community chat capabilities, blog posts, podcasts, and more!
Our 30 minute lessons are designed in a fun, conversational format, making it easy for you to learn a language on the go with a convenient and collaborative language learning app.
Sharpen your vocabulary skills with our digital flashcards to test your knowledge.
*Not all our features are available for all languages. For more info, please visit the NKENNE website.
Build your African language skills and practice phrases and words with General Phrases, Speed Round, Speakeasy, Quick Match and Practice Sections. Our Sound Table feature is designed for learners to master the complex sounds and tones in African languages.
Our blog articles and podcasts provide unique and engaging content on African Culture, Music, and Art.
You can learn African languages and compete with friends and other community members on the NKENNE app. Be prepared to level up with unique Badges and Achievements (XP) that reflect the rich heritage of Africa.
Community-building is a cornerstone of the NKENNE app. With chat features, community section, chat rooms and user reviews, we aim to build a safe and engaging community for our users to connect with each other.
Customize your profile and track your progress on the app.
*Not all of the features are available for all languages. For more info, please visit the NKENNE website.