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Inside/Out with Ticha Murengweni, Kufunda Learning Village
September 09, 2009

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Describe yourself in five words?
I am Ticha Murengweni from Kufunda.

What's the best piece of advice you've ever received?
To love thy neighbour.

What's the most ridiculous thing you've ever done?
On this other day I went for a football match, and then I drank a beer that I'd never had before. I don't even know how I got out of the stadium, I was like, dead.

What is your most treasured possession?
My history. How I grew up.

What do you regard as the lowest depth of misery?
When you lose someone that you love most.

Do you have any strange hobbies?
I enjoy being in the company of ladies.

What do you dislike most about your appearance?
The white hairs that are coming.

What is your greatest extravagance?
I bought a zhing-zhong tv, and it didn't even last a week.

What have you got in your fridge?
I don't have a fridge. But I have got some vegetables, some rice, spaghetti and macaroni.

What is your greatest fear?
If I die at this age, with my little kids being left alone, that's one of my greatest fears.

What have you got in your pockets right now?
My phone and my ball point pen.

What is your favourite journey?
Going to the Eastern Highlands, especially Nyanga.

Who are your heroes in real life?

When and where were you happiest?
On two occasions, the first time was in Nyanga and the second time in Greece.

What's your biggest vice?
I'm a boozer. At times I regret each time that I'm drunk.

What were you like at school?
I liked accounts and playing football. I was on the school team.

What are you doing next?
From here we're going to have a few drinks before we go home.

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