About this resource:
This data is transcribed speech data, in Amharic and Swahili and Wolof.
This repository is a result of the ALFFA project http://alffa.imag.fr
A summary of these resources and ASR performances, as well as a description of the ALFFA project has been published in the following paper:
Collecting Resources in Sub-Saharan African Languages for Automatic Speech Recognition: a Case Study of Wolof. Elodie Gauthier, Laurent Besacier, Sylvie Voisin, Michael Melese and Uriel Pascal Elingui. To appear at LREC 2016.
So far, the ASR directory contains Kaldi recipes for 4 languages: Amharic, Swahili, Hausa and Wolof.
https://github.com/besacier/ALFFA_PUBLIC/tree/master/ASR/AMHARIC (Amharic data )
https://github.com/besacier/ALFFA_PUBLIC/tree/master/ASR/SWAHILI (Swahili data )
https://github.com/besacier/ALFFA_PUBLIC/tree/master/ASR/WOLOF (Wolof data)