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This is Part II of a two part pancocojams series that showcases the song "Adia" performed by Gabonese (Central Africa) Afro-Zouk singer and composer Oliver N'goma (also given as Oliver Ngoma).
Part II showcases a sound file of Oliver N'goma performing "Adia" and presents selected comments from that sound file's discussion thread, with a particular focus on comments from a number of African nations as well as comments from some other nations worldwide.
Click http://pancocojams.blogspot.com/2018/07/gabonese-singer-oliver-ngoma-adia-part.html for Part I of this series . Part II presents information about Gabon and information about Oliver N'goma. Part I of this series also showcase a sound file of the song as well as three versions of this song's lyrics (in its original language from Gabon+ French; in English, and in French).
The content of this post is presented for cultural, entertainment, and aesthetic purposes.
All copyrights remain with their owners.
Thanks to Oliver N'goma for his musical legacy. Thanks also to all those who are quoted in this post. And thanks to the producer of this video and thanks to the publisher of this song file on YouTube.
SHOWCASE EXAMPLE: Oliver Ngoma...ADIA
jennithony, Published on Apr 19, 2008
4,065,894 total # of views [as of July 10, 20181; 12:51 AM EDT]
total # of likes 10K
total # of dislikes 608
total # of comments- 1,056
SELECTED COMMENTS FROM THIS SOUND FILE'S DISCUSSION THREAD
Most of these selected comments identify the nation that the commenter is in or is from.
These comments are given in relative chronological order, except for replies. English translations by Google Translates are given under comments. Numbers are added for referencing purposes only.
This compilation doesn't include all of the comments from that discussion thread which identified a geographical place. However, after reading that entire discussion thread to date, I attempted to include at least one comment from every nation that was cited. My apologies if I inadvertently omitted a nation that was cited in that discussion.
1. asadraza5367, 2009
"I remember this song, when i was living in the Caribbean from 1999-2001. It was played a lot at the dance clubs there, along with his other songs like Fely and Bane."
2. Linje Manyozo
"i remember one radio dj playing this song often on radio mbc in malawi. very popular..and ngoma sounds like a malawian name anyway.."
3. dorlika, 2010
"this is pure african musique you feel the heart of africa by listening to this , i remember i was very young when this came out but it still rock , every single country of africa knows this song"
4. Domsta333, 2010
"RIP RIP RIP Olivier Ngoma! King of African Zouk!"
5. Aminah K., 2010
"ça me rappelle mon pays, le Sénégal!!!! Okhooooooo!!!!"
"it reminds me of my country, Senegal !!!! Okhooooooo !!!!"
6. charleslester assoumou, 2010
"Que de bons souvenirs , quelle musique, un salut a partir de Montréal, Québec, Canada"
"What good memories, what music, a salute from Montreal, Quebec, Canada "
7. ibara gaston, 2010
"congolese people respect you , forever in our mind , one of the big left us rest in peace ibaragaston from paris"
8. TheDarinelo, 2010
"Angolan peaple cry for you oliver ngoma R.I.P"
9. monace Productions, 2010
"im from mz.. and im telling you it is still a hit here =)
i love this guy"
“mz”= probably Mozambique
10. cturiel, 2010
"Quel perte pour la musique africaine, puisses tu seulement reposer en paix l'ami ! Au paradis des musiciens ou tu te trouves maintenant tu nous as fait vibrer au son de ton afro zook tellement international. Cela fait plaisir de voir tous ces messages de condoléances affluer de partout dans le monde et cela prouve si il en était besoin que ton sound à su transcender les frontières...et les couleurs de peau !!! Pour sûr les enfants auront droit à Bane et Adia en boucle ce soir à la case :-) !!!"
"What a loss for African music, can you only rest in peace the friend! In the paradise of the musicians where you are now you made us vibrate to the sound of your afro zook so international. It is nice to see all these messages of condolence pouring in from all over the world and that proves if it was necessary that your sound knew to transcend the borders ... and the colors of skin !!! For sure the children will be entitled to Bane and Adia loop this evening to the box :-)!"
11. Daryl Richardson, 2010
"in the caribbean too, we love us some Oliver N' gouma"
12. TimF, 2011
"I was clueless of his passing away. His video accidently popped out of a query I was conducting. Being one of his countless endearing fans, I went on to play the video miles away from expecting the awful news that was about to leave me speechless. When one resides within the U.S., one's completely shut off from the outside world!
Thankfully he left us with a cluster of perennial masterpieces and a beautiful voice that will never cease to marvel us. May GOD welcome him with open arms!!"
13. Gaira Alhadi, 2011
"Noli, you went too soon, but God knows best and may light perpetual shine upon you...Your music will live on forever, Love from Sierra Leone."
"Noli" is Oliver N'goma's nickname.
14. eliott jonath, 2011
"olivier ngoma est le plus celebre artist d'afro zouk pour les mauriciens! repose en paix!!"
"olivier ngoma is the most famous Afro zouk artist for the Mauritians! rest in peace!!"
15. Al-Jean J. Sauray, 2012
"Nice, the beat reminds me of the Konpa from Haiti and Martinique -- Nice, Love it1"
16. Willy E. Victoria Ramírez, 2012
"I like this song, great music. I am listen from dominican republic. Me gusta esta cancion, gran musica. estoy escuchando desde republica dominicana."
Spanish to English translation : "Me gusta esta cancion, gran musica. estoy escuchando desde republica dominicana" = "I like this song, great music. I'm listening from the Dominican Republic."
17. JOHNWISLY OFFICIAL, 2012
"I like this song it makes me go crassy wisly am listening it in Belgium [ ik vind de lied heel heel super
Dutch to English translation = "ik vind de lied heel heel super" = "I find the song very whole"
18. Alix, 2012
"that afro music that some of us youngn's grew up hearing :) (SOUTH AFRICA)"
19. Patra Okelo, 2012
"im 2o years old from sudan grew up in nairobi kenya and i listened to tjis song every tuesday it never missed the countdow it feel like im hearing it for the first time.....i love love this one..."
20. gyler972, 2013
"Je suis antillaise et j'ai dansé et vibré sur les sons de ce grand Monsieur à la voix pleine de sensibilité.J'avoue apprécié d'avantage l'afro zouk (Monique Séka etc...)au zouk purement antillais.INOUBLIABLE! Oliver ngoma.Paix à son âme.Merci pour les émotions qu'il nous a donner."
21. gyler972, 2013
"I am West Indian and I danced and vibrated on the sounds of this great gentleman with a voice full of sensitivity. I have enjoyed more afro zouk (Monique Séka etc ...) zouk purely antillais.INOUBLIABLE! Oliver ngoma.Peace to his soul.Thanks for the emotions he gave us."
22. Anibal DaSilva, 2013
"Noli, we Cape Vedeans love you. Rest in Peace!
Paz a tua alma!"
Portuguese to English translation: "Paz a tua alma!" = "Peace to your soul!"
23. MrKoolvictor, 2013
"Manu Lima a Capeverdian producer helped with the tracks. Great music. viva Afrika"
24. sami guelawe Palm, 2013
"la musique africaine en general te donne la chaire de poule. comme un sage à tes cotés. très éducative en general la musique afrique; on se diverti mais éducative. Le journalisme africain est notre musique. Très sociale e éducative. chaque matin, nous écoutons nos journaux à travers ces chanteurs qui nous donnent beaucoup. Bref d'enchainer avec les media et journaux."
"African music in general gives you goose bumps. like a wise man by your side. very educational in general music africa; we are entertained but educative. African journalism is our music. Very social and educational. every morning we listen to our newspapers through these singers who give us a lot. In short to chain with the media and newspapers."
25. Richardson Mzaidume, 2013
"It's unfortunate that he passed away without having seen him perform live. I'd have paid whatever amount. African politics also revolve around colonial times. As result, us from Anglophone Africa know very little about musicians from Francophone Countries. It's sad but true. Gone too soon!!"
26. peace kazungu, 2013
"Rip Ngoma now i talk on behalf of Ugandans even though we don't understand the mean ,but the music so good it sounds ."
"Rip" = "Rest in peace"
27. kevin wamaya, 2013
"mad respect from KENYA!! my father loved this song so much. it reminds me of the good times we had together"
"Mad respect" = an African American Vernacular English phrase meaning "lots of respect"
28. joseph mcgill, 2014
"I'm Liberian and a huge zouk fan and noli is my all time zouk favorite. His voice and rhythm gives you an indescribable feeling. Rip noli you sure are missed"
29. SuperPeace1970, 2014
"i have no idea what he is saying, however this music is soothing to my soul!! Loving this....from the U.S. Virgin Islands"
30. James Gitonga, 2014
"Wish i could turn back the hands of time.Gone are the days.RIP Oliver.
Kenyan in Krefeld,Germany."
31. Tim Harvey, 2014
"I just feel exactly the same! I'm in Germany too"
32. elisabeth tenberge, 2014
"we from Surinam (South America) also knew his songs.
oh man what a rhythm"
33. Arturo, 2014
"wwwooooowww que riiiitmo. Supremo. Para bailar y bailar sin parar"
Spanish to English translation: "wwwooooowww what riiiitmo. Supreme." = "Wow. What rhythm Supreme. To dance and dance without stopping"
"Cette chanson me rappelle mon enfance au Togo. Je ne peux pas cesser de verser des larmes quand j écouté cette chanson et c est pour cette raison que j écouté rarement cette chanson aujourd'hui . Cette chanson me rappelle les amis d enfance et les rues de Lomé . Tout a changé . Les rues ne sont plus les même . Les amis sont tous mort ou à l étrange ou très pauvre."
"This song reminds me of my childhood in Togo. I can not stop shedding tears when I listened to this song and that is why I rarely listened to this song today. This song reminds me of childhood friends and the streets of Lome. Everything changed . The streets are not the same anymore. Friends are all dead or strange or very poor."
35. SuperCapuka, 2014
"Boy i was 5 when i used to stay up till 5 am when we had party's at home, and this song remembers me of those days, life in Europe wasnt great but everyone was happy! We didn't had much but we shared among us Africans look at how we are separated now due to litle money! R.I.P Oliver N'Gomma, great songs!"
36. Marcos Bile by nze. 2015
"Mi infancia en Gabón"
"My childhood in Gabon"
37. Nature Isle, 2015
"ahhh memories!!! Oliver's songs always brings me to tears.these good old days will never come back!!"
38. embe1, 2015
"Thanks so much! Listened to him as a small boy, didn't know he was from Gabon until right this minute. Always thought he was from Cameroon."
39. Léon-Paul BOUNOMBAR, 2015
"je saivas connu Oliver Ngoma dans les années 1977 en classe de 4éme au Lycée Technique National O. Bongo à Libreville. Des années plus tard, j'apprendrai qu'il serait devenu un célèbre musicien. Que son corps repose en paix dans les profondeurs du néant."
"I knew Oliver Ngoma in 1977 in 4th class at the O. Bongo National Technical High School in Libreville. Years later, I will learn that he would become a famous musician. May his body rest in peace in the depths of nothingness."
40. Lil Mal, 2015
"forget Redsun and the likes.. now this is what i call muuussiiiiiic!!! a kenyan in the UK"
41. MySt Justin, 2016
"Nice music make me remember 90s in librevile lovely city"
Libreville is the capitol of Gabon.
42. Appiah Eric, 2016
"I'm Ghanaian but I like Adia, a song by Oliver Ngoma"
43. yashouberry, 2016
"Mauritius? someone? ok im alone,,"
44. lapologang semong, 2016
"Am from Botswana and i love this song very much ,true african music.."
45. Bravia muyakane, 2016
"From Nairobi Kenya, Is all about Originality and not faking. I love this piece."
46. EL MIMOUNI Abla, 2016
"I am from Morocco and I love this music which make me feel extra happy, dancing like nobody watching ;)"
47. henrietta swen, 2016
"I 'm from Liberia, this song make me think on so many things during our civil war."
48. Ettie Manjo, 2017
"Hello, my family is from Liberia, but I was born in America. I know it was hard back then auntie, but thankfully Liberia is getting better now. My father used to play this song allllll the time, I basically grew up listening to Oliver Ngoma."
49. Tawanda Chakupeta, 2016
"I'm a zimbo this music is good"
My guess is that "Zimbo" means "Zimbabwe; "a person from Zimbabwe".
50. Ghuma Bama, 2016
"when i hear this Song i remenber my wonderfull childhood in Angola:) granda queta. ..😎"
51. loise mbaye, 2016
"am loise from kenya this song is awesome even if i dont understand the words it makes me feel so relaxed"
52. Gaelle M, 2016
"Mon enfance à Saint-Martin! jusqu'à mtn je l'entends. Une belle étoile qui nous a laissé de merveilleuses chansons qu'on n'oubliera jamais! R.I.P grand Monsieur"
"My childhood in Saint-Martin! until I hear it. A beautiful star who has left us wonderful songs we will never forget! R.I.P tall gentleman"
53. Katongole Paulinho II, 2016
"anyone from Uganda here??"
54. Roland Ainembabazi, 2016
"+Katongole Paulinho II Here iam.. i love the song so much, it just reminds me of how Wonderful African classics are, and above all of how African music is real music"
55. Prémices Lw, 2016
"who listen this in April 2016 like me ? vieux bons souvenirs!"
"vieux bons souvenirs" = "old good memories"
56. Priscah Wairimu, 2017
"Prémices Lwanzo am listening 2017 April😂love love Oliver ngoma songs though can't understand but i do enjoy. ...From Kenya👌"
57. Cathrine Ntore, 2018
"Priscah Wairimu still listening December 2017 I so love Oliver Ngoma thought I was the only one from Kenya"
58. Esperanza Dias, 2017
"tolle musik höre ich mir fast täglich an und die anderen Songs auch.Andenken an früher in einer Disco in Strasbourg.merci pour ca"
German to English translation = "I listen to great music almost every day and the other songs too. Remembering at a disco in Strasbourg.merci pour ca"
59. Marie Sambou, 2017
"love from Gambia :) :) :) :) :) : ) :) :) :)"
60. Essy Mirembe, 2017
"I really love and appreciate how a song can brew so much love and unity among us all...... God bless Africa...Rip Mr.Oliver Ngoma
61. N Jame, 2017
"One love to mother Africa!"
62. Masaba Masaba, 2017
"Am still loving Oliver Music ..Here in Uganda Kampala"
63. Owen Sampule, 2018
"Gabonese People please translate for us. It will make pipo enjoy the music even more."
Lyrics for this song can be found by clicking http://pancocojams.blogspot.com/2018/07/gabonese-singer-oliver-ngoma-adia-part.html (Part I of this pancocojams series).
64. 20x5 lao atr, 2017
"Merci, enfin la traduction d'une chanson très populaire en Nouvelle-Calédonie ! Thanks so much ;)"
"Thank you, finally the translation of a very popular song in New Caledonia! Thanks so much;)"
[Note: That comment was written to a commenter who posted the French translation of "Adia"'s lyrics]
65. Edith Hoff, 2017
"edith from atlanta love this song .rest in peace oliver"
Atlanta= Atlanta, Georgia [United States]
66. FATOU AWA THIAM, 2017
"Je suis Sénégalaise et j'adore cette chanson. Elle me rappelle mon premier jour d'école.
"I am Senegalese and I love this song. She reminds me of my first day of school."
67. Abudushakulu Damulira, 2017
"Namibia windhoek city live"
68. TheSushiraw, 2017
"thumbs up from, NORWAY..."
69. My Dental Wig, 2017
"OMG! I danced this song at AFRO-Antillaise parties in FRANCE! Damn!!!!! Cette Terre sait ouvrir sa bouche et engloutir des vies!!!! Suis speechless d'apprendre qu'Olover N'Goma est decede depuis Juillet 2010 et nous sommes le 28 decembre 2016! Repose en paix l'Artiste!"
..."This Earth knows how to open its mouth and swallow lives !!!! Am speechless to learn that Olover N'Goma has died since July 2010 and we are on December 28, 2016! Rest in peace the Artist!"
70. Chris4, 2017
"Composition et Interprétation: Oliver N'GOMA (Gabon)
Programmation et Arrangements: Manu LIMA (Cap Vert)
Deux génies de la musique africaine 😃"
"Composition and Interpretation: Oliver N'GOMA (Gabon)
Programming and Arrangements: Manu LIMA (Cape Verde)
Two geniuses of African music 😃"
71. SuperCapuka, 2017
"When your kid asks for good and beautiful African music, here is a place to start!"
72. mara louna, 2017
"Africa Africa Africa i love you"
73. Matheus Nkandanga
"I'm from Namibia, I may not understand the language used in this music but it carries some African rhythms and lyrics. RIP Ngoma"
74. fredy adam, 2017
"He was a King, Genius and most of all he was our own brother.... everytime i hear this song my heart gets peace."
75. Natasha Washaya, 2017
"very nice song to dance along to on a wedding, will still have it on mine, it will never get outdated"
76. Unicornfan 246, 2018
"love from togo✊❤💛💚😄"
77. simon creevo, 2018
"Je kiffe trop. Ici Comores"
"je kiffe"= French slang from Arabic; "Je Kiffe trop" = I really enjoy it.
78. OTHMANE MAJOR, 2018
"je suis de Maroc souvenir inoubliable merci infiniment"
"I am from Morocco unforgettable memory thank you very much"
79. Rony Paul, 2018
"Afro-zouk! We truly miss you Mr Oliver N'goma..."
80. Rodgers Gasper, 2018
"am from TANZANIA just by listening this song made my day well."
81. Sophia Youboty, 2018
"Rip my African brother Oliver n Goma..love from U.S.A. 😂😂😂😂😂😂😂"
82. mohamed hussien, 2018
"i am from Ethiopia and I love this song he is songs"
83. Marliq Kigozi, 2018
"This reminds of my early years when everything was real ,life was more simpler and music was real and even people were real can't get enough of this song"
This concludes this two part pancocojams series.
Thanks for visiting pancocojams.
Visitor comments are welcome.his is a nice african song,from Gabon, I love this song
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All over the world migrant workers are sending money home to their families. The money pays hospital bills and school fees, buys land, builds houses and sets up small businesses. The cash goes from the US back to Mexico, from the Gulf back to India, from the UK back to Somalia, and from South Africa back to Malawi, Zimbabwe and the rest of southern Africa.
But what these workers probably do not realize, since they usually only ever send to one country, is that the cost of sending money varies greatly. Now a study of the cost of remittances, carried out by London's Overseas Development Institute with support from the fund-raising charity Comic Relief, has revealed that transfers to African countries cost around half as much again as the global average, and twice as much as transfers to Latin America.
The ODI estimates that if remittance charges were brought down to the world average, the money saved could educate an extra 14 million primary school children, half of all those currently out of school on the continent.
The bulk of this money goes through money transfer companies rather than banks, since the recipients are unlikely to have bank accounts, and transfer companies are quick, efficient and have a wide network of agents. But just two big international players dominate the business in Africa, Moneygram and Western Union, and participants in a meeting to launch the research were highly critical of the way they seemed to be abusing their market dominance.
Rwanda's High Commissioner in London, Williams Nkurunziza, said he was shocked at what the report revealed. “If you look at the remittances, 30 or 40 percent of the money that goes to Africa goes to rural areas,” he said. “This money goes to the people who are most needy, and you are allowing a multinational corporation to take bread out of the mouth of hungry children. This is not what I would call responsible capitalism!”
Glenys Kinnock, opposition spokesman on International Development in the upper house of the UK parliament, who chaired the meeting, called on the country's financial regulatory authority to intervene over the issue of excessive charges. “It is not a technocratic issue,” she said, “although it may sound like one. It is also about people's lives and the future of their children... These things have to change. We can't put up any longer with the prospect of its making things so difficult, very often impossible, for people who have such needs.”
At the end of last year, when the ODI did its research, the fees and charges to send money to most of Africa were around 12 percent - a bit less to Zambia or Tanzania, a bit more to Uganda, Malawi and the Gambia - against a world average of just over 8 percent. Even that is quite expensive; the governments of the G8 and G20 countries have pledged themselves to working towards reducing this to 5 percent.
It found that in more than 30 countries the two big players had more than 50 percent of the market; and in 10 countries they had more than 90 percent. Sometimes either Moneygram or Western Union had an effective monopoly, but even where both companies were present it did not necessarily mean that customers had much choice; one company could still have a monopoly of outlets in a particular area, and the companies habitually make their paying-out agents sign contracts promising not to also act as agents for their rivals.
Competition has been limited by the fallout from the US “war on terror”, with the banks who do bulk international transfers citing money-laundering and anti-terrorism regulations as the reason they are reluctant to extend facilities to smaller companies. Now only the biggest of the Somali companies, Dahabshiil, still has an account with a major British bank (Barclays) and even that concession was forced by a court case and is only until other arrangements can be put in place.
Inter-Africa transfers cost most
Dilip Ratha, who works on these issues for the World Bank says exchange controls are one of the reasons the rates are so high; in some places sending money out of the country is illegal. “So if you are sending money,” he says, “let's say from Benin to Ghana, it is actually allowed (in some countries it's not even allowed) but first the CFA has to be passed through into euros or sterling or dollars, and then it has to be transferred back into the local cedi, and in both cases you pay commission. Some sort of regional currency market really needs to be created.”
"So if you are sending money, let's say from Benin to Ghana, it is actually allowed (in some countries it's not even allowed) but first the CFA has to be passed through into euros or sterling or dollars, and then it has to be transferred back into the local cedi, and in both cases you pay commission. Some sort of regional currency market really needs to be created"
The report found 10 routes with bank transfer charges over 20 percent. Charges from Nigeria to Ghana were 22 percent. To send from Tanzania to the rest of East Africa, or from South Africa to its near neighbours is particularly expensive, peaking at 25 percent for bank transfers between South African and Malawi. Some of the fees charged by money transfer companies are even higher; if you send money that way from Ghana to Nigeria you may have to pay a staggering 39 percent.
In some places mobile phone based systems like M-Pesa have made in-country transfers much easier and cheaper, but they haven't really taken off internationally, largely because conservative, inflexible regulatory systems insist that all international transfers must go through conventional banks. And African banks tend to have very high charges, often because they are forced by governments to finance government projects or make uncommercial loans.
Chukwuemeka Chikezie of the Up Africa consultancy told IRIN a lot of the responsibility lay with African governments. “One of the reasons M-Pesa took off in Kenya was because the authorities nurtured and enabled innovation. If you look at other countries the regulators have tended to stifle innovation. They are very risk-averse and they don't enable even limited experiments to prove that the markets can absorb technical innovation.”
In addition, money-laundering regulations are putting impossible demands on systems designed to serve the poor, requiring, for instance, “know your customer” procedures like taking copies of ID documents for anyone receiving an international payout. Selma Ribica of M-Pesa points out this is an impossibility for agents in rural areas with no power supply. She told IRIN she would like to see a more realistic, tiered approach with much lighter regulation for small international transfers (under, say, US$200-300) which are most unlikely to have anything to do with money laundering.
Beware Facebook, Walmart
Facebook has just proposed allowing transfers between customers who have accounts with the company which they normally use to make payments for online games. So far this is only proposed for payments within the European Union, but Facebook has a huge geographical spread and has said it is keen to extend its reach in Africa.
And the big profits made by the transfer companies are tempting other players into the market. The latest to announce it is starting money transfers is the US supermarket chain Walmart, with recipients being able to pick up their cash from any shop in the chain. To start with this will only work within the United States and Puerto Rico, but Walmart is an international group with nearly 350 stores in South Africa, and it also has a presence in Botswana, Lesotho, Swaziland, Malawi and Mozambique, opening up the tempting prospect of a new, and cheaper way for workers to send money home.
All these new ways of sending money aim to undercut Moneygram and Western Union. Now Western Union has responded by offering so-called “zero-fee” transfers to Africa if the money is sent from a bank account rather by credit card or cash. This would mean a saving of just under £5 ($8.40) for someone sending $100 from the UK to Liberia. The company would still make money (nearly $4) by using a favourable exchange rate, but it would bring the cost down to just below the G8/G20 target.
For African's hard-pressed and hard-working migrants and their families back home, change may - finally - be on the way.
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Kerken-Church-Eglise https://www.facebook.com/groups/theovdboom/ Marssum (Fries en officieel: Marsum) is een dorp in de gemeente Menaldumadeel, provincie Friesland (Nederland). Het ligt ten oosten van de hoofdplaats Menaldum en heeft ongeveer 1020 inwoners (2004). Omdat Leeuwarden zich steeds meer naar het westen heeft uitgebreid ligt Marssum inmiddels nog maar enkele kilometers van Leeuwarden. De Mauritiuskerk in Marsum (gemeente Appingedam), eigendom van de Stichting Oude Groninger Kerken, is een van de fraaiste middeleeuwse kerken in de Nederlandse provincie Groningen Men veronderstelt dat de Marsumer kerk dateert uit de 12e eeuw en daarmee behoort tot de oudste bakstenen kerken in de provincie. Na dendrochronologisch onderzoek naar de dakconstructie acht de Stichting Oude Groninger Kerken het echter niet onaannemelijk dat de kerk gebouwd is aan het begin van de 14e eeuw. Het jaartal 1306 werd gesuggereerd, maar het is ook mogelijk dat toen de kap is vernieuwd. De kerk staat op een afgegraven wierde. Het grotendeels nog gave romaanse kerkgebouw is vrijwel het enige restant van het kerkdorp Marsum, dat bij het Beleg van Delfzijl (1813-1814) in de Franse tijd bijna compleet werd verwoest. Het is een kleine eenbeukige zaalkerk met een inspringend halfrond koor en een zadeldaktoren waarvan de verdieping naar het schip is toegekeerd. Laag in de noord- en zuidwand bevinden zich smalle vensters (hagioscopen). Op de apsis liggen nog de oorspronkelijke monniken en nonnen (holle en bolle dakpannen). Het balkenplafond is niet uit de middeleeuwen, maar uit het einde van de 18e eeuw, evenals de preekstoel. Op de torenklok is een afbeelding van de heilige Mauritius gegraveerd, met de tekst: s.mauritius ben ick geheten marsum heeft mi laten geten ao 1620, joannes symon & anthonius filius & petrus joly galli me fecerunt De genoemde drie klokkengieters Symon (vader en zoon) en Joly hebben veel meer kerken in Groningen, Friesland en Oost-Friesland van klokken voorzien.
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|Mauritius:World Population Day 2018 - Need to Reposition the Family Planning Strategy, Says Dr Husnoo Cache Translate Page Web Page Cache||[Government of Mauritius] There is a need to reposition the family planning strategy to enhance the visibility, availability, and quality services for increased contraceptive use and healthy timing and spacing of births, and ultimately to improve the quality of life of the population.|
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|MKUTANO WA UMOJA WA TAASISI ZA POSTA KWA NCHI WANACHAMA WA KUSINI MWA AFRIKA (SAPOA) JIJINI DAR Cache Translate Page Web Page Cache|
Mgeni rasmi Naibu Waziri wa Ujenzi, Uchukuzi na Mawasiliano (Uchukuzi na Mawasiliano), Mhandisi Atashasta Nditiye (wa tatu kulia), akiwa meza kuu pamoja na baadhi ya wawakilishi wa Umoja wa Posta kwa nchi za Kusini mwa Afrika (SAPOA), katika mkutano wa umoja huo, alioufungua leo, ukumbi wa mikutano wa Kimataifa wa Mwalimu J.K Nyerere jijini Dar es Salaam. Kulia ni Kaimu Postamasta Mkuu wa Shirika la Posta Tanzania (TPC), Hassan Mwan'gombe na wa pili ni Mwenyekiti wa Bodi ya TPC, Kanali Mstaafu, Dk. Haruni Kondo.
Mkuu wa Kitengo cha Mawasiliano cha Shirika la Posta Tanzania, Elia Madulesi akizungumza katika mkutano huo, kabla ya kuwakaribisha wawakilishi wa Umoja wa Posta kwa nchi za Kusini mwa Afrika (SAPOA), kuzungumza katika mkutano huo.
Baadhi ya wawakilishi kutoka DHL, ambao ni wafadhili wa mkutano huo, wakifuatilia maelezo mbalimbali kutoka kwa wawakilishi wa nchi mbalimbali za umoja huo.
Wawakilishi kutoka Shirika la Posta Tanzania (TPC), wakiskiliza kwa makini maelezo mbalimbali yaliyokuwa yakitolewa na wawakilishi wa nchi za umoja huo, wakati wa ufunguzi wa mkutano huo. Kutoka kushoto ni Kaimu Meneja Uendeshaji wa Biashara, Mwanaisha Saidi, Kaimu Meneja Rasilimali za Shirika, Macrice Mbodo na Meneja Huduma za Fedha, Rehema Mbunda.
Wawakilishi kutoka Shirika la Posta Tanzania (TPC), wakifuatilia mkutano huo.
Baadhi ya wawakilishi kutoka nchi za Kusini mwa Afrika zilizounda umoja huo, wakifuatilia kwa makini hotuba na maelezo mbalimbali yaliyokuwa yakitolewa katika mkutano huo.
Baadhi ya wawakilishi wa umoja wa SAPOA, kutoka nchi za Kusini mwa Afrika, wakifuatilia kwa makini mkutano huo.
Kaimu Postamasta Mkuu wa Shirika la Posta Tanzania (TPC), Hassan Mwang'ombe akitoa hotuba yake wakati wa ufunguzi wa mkutano wa umoja huo, Ukumbi wa Kimataifa wa Mikutano wa Mwalimu J.K. Nyerere, jijini Dar es Salaam.
Mtendaji Mkuu wa Posta wa Mauritius, Giandev Moteea, akitoa hotuba yake katika mkutanoni huo.
Mwenyekiti wa Bodi ya Shirika la Posta Tanzania, Kanali Mstaafu, Dk. Haruni Kondo akitoa hotuba yake katika ufunguzi wa mkutano huo, wa umoja wa Posta kwa nchi zilizomo Kusini mwa Afrika (SAPOA), jijini Dar es Salaam leo.
Naibu Waziri wa Mawasiliano na Uchukuzi, Mhandisi Atashasta Nditiye akitoa hotuba yake wakati wa ufunguzi wa mkutano wa Umoja wa Posta (SAPOA), katika Ukumbi wa Kimataifa wa Mikutano wa Mwalimu J.K. Nyerere jijini Dar es Salaam leo.
Naibu Waziri wa Mawasiliano na Uchukuzi, Mhandisi Atashasta akifafanua masuala mbalimbali kwa waandishi wa habari, mara baada ya kutoa hotuba yake ya ufunguzi wa mkutano huo.
Maofisa wa Kitengo cha Habari na Mawasiliano cha TPC, Elia Madulesi (kulia) na Joseph Ngowi (kushoto), wakifuatilia ufafanuzi uliokuwa ukitolewa na Naibu Waziri wa Mawasiliano na Uchukuzi, Mhandisi Atashasta kwa waandishi wa habari.
Mwenyekiti wa Bodi ya Shirika la Posta Tanzania, Kanali Mstaafu, Dk. Haruni Kondo akijibu baadhi ya maswali ya waandishi wa habari mara baada ya ufunguzi wa mkutano huo.
Naibu Waziri wa Uchukuzi na Mawasiliano, Mhandisi Atashasta Nditiye (katikati), akiwa na Mtendaji Mkuu wa Posta nchini, Mauritius Giandev Moteea (wa nne kushoto), Mwenyekiti wa Bodi ya Shirika la Posta (TPC), Kanali Mstaafu, Dk. Haruni Kondo (wa nne kulia), Kaimu Postamasta Mkuu wa Shirika la Posta, Hassan Mwang'ombe (wa tatu kulia), katika picha ya pamoja na baadhi ya wawakilishi kutoka nchi mbalimbali zilizo katika Umoja wa Posta kwa nchi zilizo ya Kusini mwa Afrika (SAPOA), jijini Dar es Salaam leo.
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My name is Foolchund Saahil. Born on 18 February 1999, I am a young writer and poet of 19 years living in the eastern region of the island of Mauritius. I started writing at the age of 18. I began with poetry and later wrote even short stories, still unpublished. I started blogging in December 2017 where I shared my works online. This collection presents 15 poems I have written. I sincerely hope that you will appreciate my works.
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Tea towels, or kitchen towels, can cause cross-contamination in the kitchen, leading to food poisoning, according to a study posted in ASN Microbe 2018. Cross-contamination is when bacteria are spread from one source to food that was not previously contaminated. The study was conducted at the University of Mauritius. The study’s authors collected 100 kitchen […]
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New lovebirds Otile Brown and Vera Sidika went on with their private vacation in Mauritius sponsored by tour firm Bonfire Adventures. However it is musician’s love moment of carrying his new bae off the ground that has made the vacation now public. “Get you a strong man who can carry you like a baby,” posted …
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