Chibemba

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Chi·bem·ba

 (chĭ-bĕm′bə)
n.
See Bemba.

[Bemba ici-bemba : ici-, n. pref. + -bemba, ethnic self-designation.]
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Four years ago, the Kasengele Brothers set up Wasasa - which is a slang word from the Zambian Bemba language, meaning "you're not funny".
Though he can't speak the local Bemba language, Dr Scott still managed to win the seat with 92 per cent of votes cast, thanks to the revolutionary mood in the country, with people wanting to oust President Kenneth Kaunda's 27-year-old system of one-party rule.
Mpashi's material is presented in the Bemba language, one of the major Zambian vernaculars.