The Phrase ‘Tidwale’ Explained by Ndine Emma


TIDWALE is a Zambian term popularized by “Ndine Emma” a Zambian stand up comedian.
A traditional- Urban term which denotes inner person strength, ego, pride and command.
A commanding term that’s seeks to trigger quick response, a symbol of power and high self esteem.

For instance one may use TIDWALE in a sentence examples below.

Hey you are not responding to my texts, TIDWALE ?

You don’t want to pay me on time, TIDWALE ?

You haven’t done your home work!? TIDWALE ?

I love you but you don’t love me back, TIKUDWALILE ?

You didnt came to church on time, TIDWALE ?