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Mitupo.org is a platform for restoring, preserving and celebrating african culture and identity and promoting african ownership of the evolution of our cultures.

It places our self knowledge at the centre of our development by providing the tools in order to understand ourselves better and instill and promote the values of "unhu/ubuntu".

Most Recent Proverb

Aita twake ndihombarume

The one who has done his own things is man enough to deal with it.

Tsumo

Kukwampunzi idla emini

It is a kraal / homestead where bush bucks feed on crops in broad daylight.

Isaga

Usimbe hwunosakadza

Sloth leaves one worn out.

Tsumo

Kukwampunzi idla emini

It is a kraal / homestead where bush bucks feed on crops in broad daylight.

Isaga

Inyathi ibuzwa kwabaphambili

The buffalo is enquired from those in front.

Isaga

Nhamo inhamo, amai havaroodzwi

Hardships are hardships but one cannot marry off their mother.

Tsumo

Imikhombe iyenanana

Gifts one get are exchanged for others.

Isaga

Ushe hahuzvitongi

Chieftainship cannot rule itself.

Tsumo

Zithiywa ngezikudlayo

The birds are trapped using what they eat.

Isaga

Machongwe maviri haariri pamutanda mumwe

Two cockerels do not crow while perched on the same log.

Tsumo

Walutheza olulenkume

S/he brought a log with a scorpion while fetching firewood

Isaga

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