Date: 6 months ago   Category: Cinema

The phrase from The Lion King offended inhabitants of Africa


It is about well-known "a hakuna of the matat" that in translation from Swahili means "there are no problems". One of inhabitants of Africa Shelton Mpala addressed Walt Disney film studio, demanding to refuse copyright of a phrase of "a hakun of the matat". She also posted the corresponding petition on the website Change.org, The Guardian writes. In the petition it is noted that this phrase is borrowed, and the company is not her creator. "The phrase in Swahili, from East Africa, in translation means "there are no problems". The word hakuna means "no" here, and matata — "problem", - the author of the petition Mpala notes. She also added that this phrase is used by inhabitants of the majority of the countries speaking Swahili. Among them Kenya, Tanzania, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mozambique and others. Now under the petition over 150 thousand people were signed. Earlier it was reported, in Network criticized a new trailer of the movie Disney The Lion King - a remake of the legendary animated film. News from the Correspondent.netv of Telegram. Subscribe for our https://t.me/korrespondentnet channel

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