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Chewa Proverb Collection

Tsoka silinunkha.
Bad luck does not smell.
(Misfortune comes suddenly, without warning.)
Proverb No 913 collected by Toon van Kessel
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Bemba Proverb Collection

Uyu ni ng?umba ya kabalala taponya nangu kaonde.
That is a barren woman, like the barren shell of a groundnut; she will not even produce a half-formed peanut. (A childless woman becomes sour tempered.)
Proverb No 1777 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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Where we are

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


Faith & Encounter Centre Zambia
P.O. Box 320 076, Lusaka
Tel 0211 840 210/ 0211 840 211