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1. African Proverbs on Education
African proverbs are for teaching and passing down wisdom to younger generations. Here are some African proverbs about teaching, learning, and advising.

2. Pygmy Giraffe Facts
In the wild and purposefully bred, pygmy and dwarf giraffes have captured to imagination of people all around the world.

3. Fufu Recipe - West African Mashed Yams
Fufu is a staple dish in Western Africa. Much like East Africa's ugali, it is starchy dish used to scoop up vegetables and stews.

4. African Talking Drum
Talking drums, now mainly used to make music, are a sophisticated communication tool. Find out more about how their language works.

5. African Proverbs On Parenting
Most of us are familiar with the Yoruba proverb "It takes a whole village to raise a child". However, there are many more African proverbs about parenting.

6. African Proverbs On Leadership
African proverbs are known for imparting bits of wisdom and knowledge. Here are proverbs pertaining to leadership and authority.

7. African Proverbs on Pregnancy and Birth
Pregnancy and birth is an experience almost all women share. Here are some African proverbs sharing attitudes, thoughts and beliefs on pregnancy and childbirth.

8. African Proverbs on Music, Song and Dance
Singing, dancing and music are very important parts of African culture. You can find singing, dancing and music at weddings, funerals, and other rites of passage in African society. Here are some proverbs that reflect the importance of song, music and dance.

9. African Proverbs On Food
Food is very important in African culture. Each region has its own favorite dish. Here are some proverbs about food.

10. Zulu Baby Names - Female
Zulu children are named before they are born. The Zulu tribe doesn't have a naming ceremony, but rather a ceremony to introduce the new baby to the family's ancestors.



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