In his speeches, Mugabe often expresses this view of the body as amadoda
sibili, which metaphorically and historically is an affirmation of African dignity and identity based on struggle and the ability to overcome.
Ezinkundleni yayingavuli mlomo, kwakuthetha amadoda
obuzwe bayo odwa de abone okokuba aya ekuphetheni.
No, boet, it's for anyone from the amabokoboko to the amadoda
staying in the informal settlements.
Igoli aligoli amakhwenkwe, ligoli amadoda
," so a common saying goes.