LT: Your Premium


We offer high-quality transcription, translation, and linguistic solutions at affordable prices and fastest turn-around times. Our team of native and multi-lingual experts ensures top-tier results while safeguarding customer privacy.



Lwakatare Transcribers

Our Story

At Lwakatare Transcribers, we excel in transcribing spoken content with precision, converting audio and video into clear text. Our linguistic experts ensure accurate translations, breaking language barriers in audios, documents and videos. We bridge communication gaps, transforming content seamlessly for the global audience, maintaining clarity, and preserving context.


Guaranteed Accuracy

Precision is our promise. With a keen eye for detail, our team ensures the utmost accuracy in every transcription and translation project we undertake.

fast turn around time

Fast turn-around times

We prioritize efficiency without compromising quality. Expect rapid delivery of your transcriptions and translations, meeting your urgent project needs.

Assured Confidentiality

Assured Confidentiality

Your privacy is paramount. Our rigorous security measures ensure that your sensitive content remains confidential throughout the transcription and translation process.

Experienced Team

Experienced Team

Trust in our expertise. Our seasoned professionals bring years of linguistic experience in various fields to the table, ensuring exceptional quality and linguistic fluency in every project.

Custom Solutions

Custom Solutions

Tailored to your needs. We understand that every project is unique; our custom solutions adapt to your specific transcription and translation requirements, delivering excellence with a personal touch.

Competitive Pricing

Competitive Pricing

Benefit from our services at a reasonable cost. Our focus is on delivering quality service tailored to your needs, ensuring a balanced and effective solution without unnecessary embellishments.

All-round Solutions

The way we think about information is changing; and now, more than ever, industry leaders are counting on reliable,
and highly accurate transcription for their business.


With our committed transcription services, you receive outstanding transcripts. LT guarantees precision, ensuring your content is consistently accurate.

  • Audio Transcription
  • Video Transcription
  • Custom Solutions


LT excels in translating diverse content, capturing subtle linguistic differences with meticulous accuracy and ensuring that each translation reflects the original subtleties.

  • Document Translation
  • Website Translation
  • Interpretation Services


Refine your Swahili proficiency through lively and engaging conversations with our friendly native speakers and experts. The key to maintaining your Swahili fluency is LT.

  • One-on-One Sessions
  • Group Classes
  • Cultural Immersion

Get Started Today!

Ready to experience the difference that LT can make for your language, research or personal linguistic goals and needs?
Here’s how you can get started:

Project Consultation and Assessment

We start by thoroughly understanding your project’s scope, needs, goals, and timelines to create a tailored plan.


Our experienced team meticulously transcribes or translates your content with precision, linguistic fluency, and cultural sensitivity.

Stringent Quality Assurance

We employ a rigorous review process, including proofreading and quality checks, ensuring error-free, accurate, and clear transcriptions or translations.


Your completed projects are delivered promptly, meeting deadlines and exceeding expectations for excellence, satisfaction, and linguistic fluency.

Customer Reviews

Rated 4.9/5 based on 50+ reviews


Ayanda Bandile

Private Client
Wanting to acquire higer education, Aneth made my application process easier by helping translate my 'English' school certificates. Working with such a friendly yet profiessional transcriber helped me secure my admission in a German university.

Nicole Liersch

Private Classes
Nimejifunza Kiswahili na Bertha kwa miaka miwili sasa na ninafurahi kila ninapoenda Zanzibar kwa sababu ninaweza kuongea na marafiki bila shida. Ninafurahia sana kila wiki kukutana naye.

Daniel Michael

PSI- Country Research Cordinator
With high demand of transcription services, having a very communicative service provider is key. LT’s fast turn-around times and ability to deliver within promised deadlines was very much appreciated. Highly recommend!

Prof. Bethany Willinski

Michigan State University
Bertha Lwakatare and LT do excellent work, and I encourage you to get in touch with her if you have any transcription needs or to pass her information on to others who may have such a need.

Eng. Balete Kabenda

Perfect Light Studios
I really liked the work LT offered, very professional and perfect translation for our songs. We hope that with LT we have secured a constant service provider.

Alan Jackson

Hearts & Hands for Humanity
When H3 started operations in Arusha and Babati, we filmed beautiful videos of our project beneficiaries, but without the translated subtitles the message could not be delivered to our donors who don't understand Swahili. LT came in handy and we very much recommend their services!

Steve Ayo

With high demand of transcription services, having a very communicative service provider is key. LT’s fast turn-around times and ability to deliver within promised deadlines was very much appreciated. Highly recommend!

Christian Tetteh

Michigan State University
Bertha and LT were recommended to me and their ability to deliver such great services at an affordable rate whilst maintaining a very high level of professionalism is commendable.

Why work with LT?

LT utilizes local Tanzanian language experts to elevate the livelihood of linguists. We don’t just provide client solutions; we also tap into the often untapped skills of native speakers. How does the idea of receiving professional services while empowering young talent at the same time sound to you? Great opportunity!!!

The Team

Bertha L

Bertha L

Entrepreneurial engineer with a dedication to harnessing local expertise, while also valuing the significance of linguistics conservation.
Covers: English, Swahili, Haya
Evelyne R

Evelyne R

A compassionate social worker who's worked with LT since its launch and is committed to positive community impact.
Covers: English, Swahili
Aneth L

Aneth L

Expert in international law and human rights, with a decade of experience as a proficient Swahili teacher.
Covers: German, English, Swahili, Haya
Anna I

Anna I

A Tanzanian experienced Swahili and English language teacher adept at fostering linguistic skills and cultural understanding.
Covers: English, Swahili
Baraka P

Baraka P

A Tanzanian multilingual business manager, blending financial expertise with extensive linguistic versatility.
Covers: German, English, Haya, Swahili
Catherine C

Catherine C

Compassionate photographer natural at forging connections with over 4 years of transcription experience with LT.
Covers: Swahili, English

Get In Touch

We’d love to hear from you, whether you have any questions, we’re all ears.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What payment methods are accepted for invoices?

Bank Transfers: Direct bank transfers can be made using the provided account details in the invoice.

What are your transcribing rates?

Our transcribing rates vary depending on the service you require. For transcribing audio or video content, our standard rate is USD 1.5 per minute. For quicker turnaround times, and custom requirements the rate may change.

How much do you charge for translation services?

The rate is set at 5 USD cents per word.

What is the tutoring rate, and what does it include?

Our tutoring service offers personalized learning experiences at a rate of USD 15 per hour with one of our available tutors.