zimbi

zimbi

(ˈzɪmbɪ)
n
(Currencies) a cowrie shell used as money
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Stardust Circus stars Zimbi and Zaire were snapped at the pub's front bar on Saturday with circus managers Glenn West and Matthew Smith, resting their paws on a West End Draught beer mat - a brand owned by Lion Co, News.com.au reported.
Launched by the Mama Zimbi Foundation (MZF), the umbrella organisation founded and run by Joyce Dongotey-Padi, WANE boasts over 6,000 registered members throughout Ghana.
The Mama Zimbi Foundation would have wished to receive [further] annual financial support for the projects we began with our WISE prize award.
Ndandingazi zizalwane zimbi ngaphandle komama Io endihlala naye, ndingenazo nezo nkcukacha ngomama wam owandizalayo, into endandiyazi ngaye kukuba wasweleka ezala mna Io.
Ndandingazi zizalwane zimbi ngaphandle komama lo endihlala naye, ndingenazo nezo nkcukacha ngomama wam ondizalayo, into endandiyazi ngaye kukuba wasweleka ezala mna lo.