June 30, 2022

Map of Burkina Faso

September 3, 2020

September, 2020 When a bird builds its nest it uses the feathers of other birds. Ganda/Kooki (Uganda) Proverb

Akanyonyi kakozesa byo oya birara okuzimba ekisu kyaako.(Kooki) Ndege hujenga kiota kwa kutumia manyoya ya ndege wengine. (Swahili) Quand l’oiseau construit son nid, Il utilise les […]
May 3, 2017

Sukuma Legacy Project

This Sukuma Legacy Project promotes the history, culture, Oral Literature —  Stories, Proverbs, Sayings, Riddles and Songs — and visual representations of the Sukuma People in […]
June 6, 2012

Poll Archives

Welcome to a popular section of our website — African Proverbs POLLs — to encourage participation and interaction. During the last 24 years we have posted […]
August 15, 2009

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1.  Can you provide me with a  proverb (or saying) on any topic. For example, a proverb (or saying) on marrage to use at a wedding […]
August 7, 2008

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March 6, 2008

Regional Centers

Regional Resource Centers in Africa As a follow-through of the African Proverbs Project and connected to the African Proverbs, Sayings and Stories Website , a Regional […]
January 25, 2008

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January 24, 2008


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