“When a man is stung by a bee, he doesn’t set off to destroy all beehives” – Kenya
“The man who marries a beautiful woman, and the farmer who grows corn by the roadside have the same problem” – Ethiopia.
“A short man is not a boy” – Nigeria
“No matter how hot your anger is, it cannot cook yams” – Nigeria.
“It requires a lot of carefulness to kill the fly that perches on the scrotum” – Ghana
“If the throat can grant passage to a knife, the anus should wonder how to expel it” – Seychelles.
“The frown on the face of the goat will not stop it from being taken to the market” – Nigeria.
“An old lady feels uneasy when dry bones are mentioned in a proverb” – Ghana.
“The same sun that melts the wax, hardens the clay” – Niger.
“If you don’t know where you’re going, any road will take you there” – Uganda
“There’s no virgin in a maternity ward” – Cameroon
“A child can play with its mother’s breasts, but not its father’s testicles” – Guinea
And the best from Gambia
“A woman who knows her husband’s whereabouts at all times……….spends much time in the cemetery!”