Chiverevere ndechekubaya mombe, chamakombo maitiudzawo.

Word definitions

chiverevere: doing something secretly

gombo: new agricultural land


While slaughtering an ox could be done secretly, we expect notification when land is allocated.


Traditionally, land is communal property, and under the control of chiefs who are responsible for its allocation.


Matters that concern the public, unlike private affairs, should be brought out for public discussion and handled openly.