Kubaya tange hama vatorwa vakutye
Kubaya tange hama vatorwa vakutye.
English Direct Translation
Kill first the relatives (so that) strangers may fear you.
- Kubaya tanga nowako vokunze vakutye.
Kuti urayire vanhu vachikuteerera wakafanira kutanga warayira veimba yako kuti vamwe vaone kuti nyangwe vaya veimba yako nehama dzako vanosungwa nomurau wako.
When in authority, it is wise to discipline your close relatives before you discipline others. Unless people are assured of your impartiality, even towards your own relatives, they will not respect you.