Welcome to the first episode of New voices in AI! You can find David on Twitter @davlanade and find out more about Masakhane here. The music used is'Wholesome' by Kevin MacLeod, Licensed under Creative Commons Daly: Hello and welcome to new voices in AI, this a new series from AIhub where we celebrate the voices PhD students, early career researchers, and those with a new perspective on AI. And without further ado, let's begin. First up, a big welcome to our very first guest on "New voices in AI" and if you could introduce yourself, who are you? Adelani: Thank you very much for having me. So, Masakhane is this grassroots organization, whose mission is to strengthen and spur NLP research in African languages, by Africans for Africans, so, and currently the organization we are majorly operating on Slack we already have over 1000 Members. Of course, not everyone is active but we have more than 100 or close to 100 active members as well, yeah. So how did, how did you get into AI?