The Royal Embassy of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on Monday joined the Arabic Department of the School of Modern Languages of the University of Ghana (UG), to have a good time this 12 months’s World Arabic Language Day.

On December 18, 1973 the United Nations followed Arabic because the 6th professional language of the organisation and the day has since been seen international to mark the sweetness and richness of the Arabic language.

The Arabic language is a pillar of the cultural range of humanity. It is likely one of the most generally spoken languages on the planet, used day-to-day by means of greater than 400 million other folks.

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Ambassador to Ghana, Meshal Alrogi, in a speech underscored the function of Arabic language within the unfold of tradition, science and data.

He indicated that the Arabic language traditionally was once an incubator of information that gave the arena, science, arithmetic and more than a few fields of information.

“During such golden ages of Islamic and Arabic civilisation, Arabic was the language of sciences, arithmetic, astronomy, engineering, good judgment, philosophy, mysticism, agriculture, trade and economics.

That clinical and literary civilisation moved to Europe thru Italy, Andalusia and the Ottoman Caliphate. Europeans realized Arabic language, literature and sciences within the facilities of Toledo, Fez and towns of Maghreb,” he stated.

“We congratulate and commend the role of Arabic lecturers here in the University of Ghana’s school of modern languages and other Universities in Ghana where Arabic is taught,” he added.