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Vuvuzela ‘sounds like Uwe Seeler’ but will it catch on in Germany?

July 21, 2009

A German official wanting to make the pronunciation of the African vuvuzela instrument clear to German reporters said last week: “Vuvuzela: it sounds like Uwe Seeler“.

Money will talk louder than any vuvuzela

By Mark Gleeson
June 23, 2009

The debate around the vuvuzela was always going to generate big noise but for some South African commentators it has become almost a neo-colonial conflict.