Tonight I helped sing Christmas carols at for them to air on Christmas Day. I met Rico too, and learned all about . means 'let's pull together!' in . Harambee!
Here is our Kahawa Barrette, the newest addition to the Africa Collection. Kahawa is the word for coffee in Swahili. You can find this and a ton if other unique designs on our website @ missionstraps.bigcartel.com. Mission Straps is proud to donate a % of every sale to Wounded Warrior & Amazima Ministries.
KWANZAA which means “first fruits” in Swahili. Each family celebrates Kwanzaa in its own way, but celebrations often include songs and dances, African drums, storytelling, poetry reading, and a large meal. On each of the nights, the family gathers and a child lights one of the candles on the (candleholder), then one of the is discussed. The principles, called the Nguzo Saba (seven principles in ) are values of African culture which contribute to building and reinforcing among African-Americans. also has seven basic symbols which represent values and concepts reflective of African culture. An African feast, called a Karamu, is held on December 31.
International stakeholders including travel personnel try out grapes at one of the various attractions they visited in recently. Their tour comes in the wake of the just ended International Tourism Expo held last week in Dar es Salaam.(Photo by a correspondent)