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kongoni

(kəŋˈɡəʊnɪ)
n, pl -ni
(Animals) an E African hartebeest, Alcelaphus buselaphus. See hartebeest1
[Swahili]
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As both "waterbuck and "kongoni" (52), the antelope is more present than with either English or Swahili term alone, as if the words interacted synergistically.
'Nobody spent time in police cells before assistant county commissioner Opondo was posted to Kongoni. He came in 2015, and 2016 was the first time our members were arrested since 1973 when we got onto the land,' Ng'ethe, 87, said.
While Melon is a Form Four student at Friends Secondary School Kongoni, Sharon is in the same class at Shikoti Secondary School.
Sharon studies at Shikoti Girls High School while Melon is at Kongoni Secondary School.
Kibet, "Dietarycomposition of wildebeest (Connochaetes taurinus) kongoni (Alcephalus buselaphus) and cattle (Bos indicus), grazing on a common ranch in south-central Kenya," African Journal of Ecology, vol.
The diet of each species was obtained either from our own observations or from the literature: for wildebeest (Watson 1969, Kreulen 1975), topi (Duncan 1975, Murray 1993, Murray and Brown 1993), buffalo (Sinclair 1977a), waterbuck (Field 1972, Spinage 1982), zebra (Klingel 1969), Thomson's gazelle (Gwynne and Bell 1968), kongoni (Stanley-Price 1978, Murray 1993), dikdik (Hendrichs and Hendrichs 1971), giraffe (Pellew 1980), and oribi (Mduma 1991, Mduma and Sinclair 1994).
As a side-show, they drilled a bore-hole for the local Kongoni maternity hospital, renovated a school at Faza Island in Lamu and repaired a foot-bridge.
Described by Sjostedt (1909) as Thericles kongoni from Mt Kilimanjaro.
Although the narrator seems to live comfortably in a patriarchal world, his patriarchal values seem to be (1) undercut by his attentive focus on Mary as she hunts her lion, (2) affirmed by his mocking of this hunting (UK 338 et passim), and (3) more seriously undercut by a seemingly minor, puzzling, but obviously significant incident: Mary's sighting and one-shot killing of the kongoni (433-34), which strikes tremendous unease in the narrator's heart in the last chapter of the book.
MDM Engineering Group Limited (MDM Engineering) (LSE: MDM), a United Kingdom-based metallurgical engineering company, is participating in a pre- feasibility study for Amari Manganese Ltd.'s Kongoni project.
And a competition like this pushes you to be better at your job." Joe Meagher, 28, owner of Flat Caps Coffee on Ridley Place, off Northumberland Street, shut his shop for the day to try to impress the judges with a special blend of Brazilian Daterra Bruzzi, Kenyan Peaberry and Tanzanian Kongoni coffee beans.
He was now wearing the proverbial Kongoni face and had vowed not to hunt again until the wounded creature was retrieved.