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more dagbani proverbs

A rat will not be the first one to enter a hole and then leave its tail outside. Don’t let me show you sheep and you show me their footprints. An in-law’s funeral will not be celebrated with a dog. Just finish killing your donkey. Because the testicle is calm, it stays in the underwear; […]

and now for something completely different

some Dagbani proverbs (from the Dagomba, the major tribe in the North) – Does the dog not really refuse the small heaps of goods for sale? – It is because of its secret that the wild fig tree blossoms at night. (I LOVE THIS ONE) – If you want to stop your friendship, tell your […]