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ouma

(ˈəʊmɑː)
n
1. grandmother, esp in titular use with surname
2. slang any elderly woman
[Afrikaans]
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This was a very important discovery, and therefore, there is an urgent need to protect the forest shrine and preserve the indigenous knowledge,' said Dr Gilbert Ouma, a researcher and lecturer at the University if Nairobi, and one of the editors of the report.
By WAROTHE KIRUKenya sevens' rugby captain Oscar Ouma says the team's fitness levels will pose a nightmare for their coaches as they pick the squad for next month's Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia.
Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender] people need to be recognized and respected as human beings, and Tanzania doesn't recognize us as human beings," activist James Wandera Ouma (http://www.
I recently went on my Ouma and Oupa's houseboat in Kariba with my family.
Et, la Ouma musulmane, a travers ses savants et ses oulemas, est plus que jamais interpellee.
The team will be accompanied by a group of officials including David Ouma (Head Coach), Mary Adhiambo (Deputy Coach), Lawrence Webo (Goalkeeper Trainer), Joyce Nduku Mbiti (Team Doctor), Doreen Nabwire (Team Manager) and Rosemary Aluoch (Kits Manager).
However, Benter Ouma, 32, and Sabrina Duncan, 40, went on to lie about how Mrs Boyle came about her injuries and failed to seek immediate medical help, leaving the pensioner bleeding in bed while they invented a cover story.
Jameel Khadaroo, Vidianand Lutchmeeparsad, Ramprakash Maunthrooa, Roodesh Muttylall and Ouma Shankar Ochit.
UAE's tall medium-pacer Amjad Javed gave an early breakthrough bowling opener Morris Ouma for 5.
First of course was his mother Shirley in Shirley Goodness & Mercy (2004), then Ouma Ruby, his grandmother in Ouma Ruby's Secret (2006), followed closely by Agnes in Eggs to Lay Chickens to Hatch (2010), and of course throughout the period--his beloved wife Kathy.
The longest he has been detained is 10 rounds by Kassim Ouma four years ago.
Gurdeep Singh, captain Shem Ngoche, Nehemiah Odhiambo and Morris Ouma were the four batsmen to fall for ducks, and only Emmanuel Bundi 15* off 42 reached a doublefigure score.