ABAGUSII PHRASES ,PROVERBS AND RIDDLES BY MZEE OCHOI NYAMBA SORA.
These are special words of wisdom Such as riddles proverbs and wise saying used by the elders to teach the youth.
OBOSEMIA BWA GETEMBE.
This programme is brought to you by Getembe tv to promote gusii culture and language from Monday to friday .
The show runs from 8:00pm to 10:00pm.The host of the show Mzee Ochoi Nyamba Sora.
The theme of the programme goes by the name Emebayeno, Obosemia bwa Getembe
Examples of the wise saying used by mzee in the programme are;
Is a word used by traditionally to mean a lady Who Is yet to be married but this new generation rarely use such kind of word.
Kina birote tokaga imbinde.
Is a proverb which implies that it is easier to Understand things that you have being taught from your childhood when you are grown up and face the same situation that you have been told.
Nyama 'nke yaria bokima 'kee
Ekee is that traditional bowl woven Customary used by Gusii elders, it was used mainly for serving Ugali and meat. It implies That You should not take small issues slightly or else they can consume you without knowing compared to bigger issues.
Nyasi nere namato.
This phrase Is used to teach the youth that it’s not good to talk ill about others carelessly and to be careful of what you say as people may be eavesdropping.