He writes: "At the level of the extended family, or kraal
, the leader [of the traditional system he saw in Rhodesia, which also cuts across the continent] emerged naturally through acceptance by the family, and, as long as he enjoyed their respect and confidence, he was their representative and spokesman.
and his wife, Sue, are staying on the property in an insulated shed in the backyard, but must vacate by Dec.
Just three years after 2009, roads are carpeted, schools are thriving and new buildings sprung overnight-Jaffna lagoon is a veritable haven for fisherman with thousands of shrimp kraals
dotting the vast stretch of calm water.
Often, their friend Elize comes to the kraal
for weekends, too.
The giants from down under are usually better than us, and the only realistic chance we have comes when we band together and send our Lions into their kraals
to cause mayhem.
In desperation, the people decided to punish them by burning their kraals
When they are all dead, when even the farmhouse has fallen into ruin like the kraals
on the hillside, the farm will be here.
37) Cattle were guarded within a circle of huts while small kraals
were made for calves and lambs to protect them against jackals.
No special equipment was necessary and, like net-caught turtles, they could be held alive in kraals
while awaiting sale.
The cattle kraals
are empty, the goats gaunt, no milk now for children, but she is carrying water on her head.
Farmers also complained about lack of proper care at the kraals
noting that their cattle are not fed as expected.
The project is complementary to a dairy project initiated by the Association, the holding kraals
of which are located next to an abandoned dumpsite which has recently been revived and is becoming a nuisance not only to the dairy project but also to the upcoming Phase II trans-boundary water project between Lesotho and South Africa.