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Chewa Proverb Collection

Kupha njoka ndi kuidula mutu.
To kill a snake you have to cut its head.
(A snake is dangerous until you have cut its head off. Often we are not radical enough in tackling our problems. Go to the root cause, find the root of evil, see where it all comes from.)
Proverb No 392 collected by Toon van Kessel
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Bemba Proverb Collection

Akabufi kaaba munda, kasuka kasokoloka.
The little lie that was in the heart was finally revealed. (The truth will come out.)
Ifilaala fyamunda yanama?. Kabili ubufi bulasuka bwasokoloka. Caliwama ukuyebelela bwangu.
Proverb No 40 collected by Frank Carey
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Welcome to FENZA

Our Aim: Empowering Christians in Zambia to face the challenges of contemporary and traditional cultures with openness and to encounter people of different Christian denominations, contemporary religious movements and religions.

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Lusaka (Bauleni, along Leopard's Hill Rd)/ Zambia


Faith & Encounter Centre Zambia
P.O. Box 320 076, Lusaka
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