[Luba Wisdom] Proverb/Dicton 6

Appuie-tête luba (détail) (XIXè s.)

Balelà kabànangi bààbù, bààbendè bàmunangananga

On est plus apprécié par des étrangers que par des proches.

We are more estimated by strangers than by close relations.

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[Today in History] July 10th

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CONGO

1960 – Belgium sends troops to Congo
1964 – Moïse Tshombe becomes premier of Congo

DEATHS

2008 – Albert Kanta Kambala, international football player and coach, dies in Kikwit, Bandundu Province