Kenya is a multi-ethnic state home to more than 40 tribes. Each tribe speaks its own unique dialect such as ‘Maa’ by the Maasai. Despite having so many different languages, Kenyans use English and Kiswahili as their official languages, with Kiswahili also being the National Language. The ability to speak some basic Swahili can win you many smiles, not to mention the fact that it is a fun language to speak and learn! The following guide will help you try out some basic Swahili. It will also give you an opportunity to learn deeper about the rich cultures of the Kenyan people.