CNN journalist Larry Madowo, was an esteemed speaker at this years’ The Africa CEO Forum.
His ability to address presidents, prime ministers, and native French speakers in their native tongue garnered thrilled the audience he said,
Despite the doubts surrounding his proficiency, Larry Madowo emphasized that he delivered the speech with an “English accent.” To provide evidence and dispel any skepticism, he shared a video of his speech online.
Expressing his pride, Larry shared his experience on social media, highlighting the positive response he received for his French proficiency.
He humbly remarked,
It’s remarkable considering I taught myself the language using an app. The pursuit of knowledge should never cease,
The app I used to learn French is Babbel. Video or it didn’t happen?Larry Madowo