Day: May 10, 2012

Reflections

The Power of Words

By Nick Twinamatsiko When I was a child, maybe five or six, some phrases plunged me into utter perplexity whenever I heard them. For instance, adults used the expression, 'okuteera amabare', which directly translates to 'the knocking of stones' to describe the making of music. When their discourse turned to the war that was then raging in the country, they […]

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Reflections

African men and Love

By Ben Mwine I recently had a strong argument with a friend of mine who said that African men, and in particular Bakiga/Banyankole men are very unromantic and don't know much about love.  The main basis for Jane's argument was that they never tell their kids/spouses that they love them. If you have watched any of the numerous American family […]

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