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God or Nature?

By David Maillu Published September 28, 2023 I have just listened to a presenter on BBC talking about the diminishing glacier in Austria and its devastating consequences to the socio-economics of the community. Then another comment was made by another speaker...

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Do You Fear or Respect God?

By David Maillu Published September 12, 2023 I recently published a question on Facebook asking, “What criteria would you consider best qualities of a wife?” One of the first persons to answer was a man who said, “To me, the first qualification is that she be a...

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Sex and Religion

By David Maillu Published September 4, 2023 In Kikamba language there is a word, “wiu.” You hear in Akamba tradition that no burial in the family should take place during the “wiu” condition. Although the word means “blackness,” it refers to menstruation. That is, if...

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The ‘Bad Eye’ Witch

By David Maillu Published September 1, 2023 There are people born with special and deadly bodily attributes which qualify them to be given certain names. Stories abound that there are people who are, by fate design, misfortune causers. In scientific language, they are...

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