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If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together | AFIAPodcast

Do you want to live a successful and happy life? In this episode, I’m going to show you how the power of proverbs can help you do just that. Hey, my name is Simon Javan Okelo and I believe that the wisdom of proverbs can help us live our best lives. In this video, I’m […]

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How to Control Your Anger | AFIA Podcast

Anger is a very powerful emotion. It can make us do things that we regret and it can also affect our health. In this episode, we talk about how to control your anger in order to live a happier life. Hey everyone, my name is Simon Javan Okelo and I know anger can be a […]

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There Is No Such Thing As A Truly Effortless Journey

You want to find the path of least resistance – the straight and narrow that will take you directly to your goals with the least amount of effort. But in reality, there is no such thing as an effortless journey. “You cannot climb to the mountain top without crushing some weeds with your feet.” -Chad […]

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The Wisdom Behind African Proverbs

There is a lot of wisdom to be found in African proverbs. One such proverb is a Nigerian proverb that says “The same sun that melts wax is also capable of hardening clay.”  It is often used to teach people that they need to be resilient in the face of adversity. This is just one […]

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You Can’t Give What You Don’t Have

“Before healing others heal yourself” is a popular African proverb that is used to remind people that they need to take care of themselves before they can take care of others. The saying is believed to originate from the Gambia, but it is popular all over Africa. The proverb highlights the importance of self-care and […]

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African Proverb on Honesty

There are many African proverbs that address the importance of honesty. One such proverb is from Tanzania, “The path of a liar is very short.” This proverb highlights the importance of truthfulness, and how lying can lead you to negative consequences. African proverbs are wise sayings that you can be apply to many different situations. […]

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Why Being Humble Leads to Greater Success

“If you are filled with pride, then you will have no room for wisdom.” This African proverb from Chad speaks to the importance of being humble if you want to be successful. Being humble doesn’t mean that you think less of yourself. It means that you are open to learning and growing. It means that […]

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Pursuing Your Ambitions Into Reality

1. What are your ambitions? You’ve always been a very ambitious person. As a child, maybe you wanted to be a scientist. You were fascinated by the world around you and wanted to know how everything worked. You didn’t just want to learn about the world, though; You wanted to make a difference in it. […]

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Making the Most of Every Minute

Why you should make the most of your time How you spend your time is one of the most critical choices you make in life. It is something that we all have in common, regardless of who you are or where you come from. And yet, it is also something that you can use in […]

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Top Ten Reasons To Travel To Africa

Here are ten reasons to travel to Africa 1. To see the world’s tallest mountain, Kilimanjaro. 2. To go on a safari and see lions, elephants, and other African wildlife up close. 3. To visit the amazing Victoria Falls in Zambia or Zimbabwe. 4. To relax on the beautiful beaches of Mauritius or Seychelles. 5. […]