Sifa is Swahili for praise. This Web site is dedicated to praising God and was started after the release of the Swahili gospel CD "Mawazo Ya Tumaini," produced by Reuben Kigame.  Mawazo Ya Tumaini means Thoughts of Hope and is inspired by the words in Jeremiah 29:11-13. is a companion Web site to Grace Namwamba's music which currently includes two albums, "Mawazo Ya Tumaini", and "Here I Am". This site features various African gospel musicians and current information on the African gospel music scene.