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5-year-old YouTuber teaching Vagahau Niue

At 5 years old, Lexyan Kulatea-Ryan has already discovered his passion — teaching Vagahau Niue online. Despite the low number of speakers, Lexyan and his family are out to prove that their endangered language can thrive no matter how old, young or even where one might live. Our reporter Moana Makapelu Lee caught up with the young sensation.

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