ONE MAN AND HIS PRECIOUS COW

There was a man with three sons and a precious cow. The man was very proud of his...

WHY MOSQUITOES BUZZ IN PEOPLE’S EARS

If you live in the rain forest climates of West Africa, you will be very familiar with the...

THE TORTOISE AND THE ELEPHANT

There was a great King who ruled in the village of Gbogan a long long time ago at...

THE LOST HEIR

A very long time ago in a little village somewhere in the western part of the country now...

HOW THE CHIPMUNK GOT ITS STRIPES

A long time ago, the Chipmunk looked no different from the Squirrel - he had no stripes. This...

THE ELECTION OF THE KING BIRD

OLD Town, Calabar, once had a king called Essiya, who, like most of the Calabar kings in the...

THE TORTOISE GOES TO A FEAST IN THE SKY

There was a famine in the animal kingdom and Ijapa the tortoise was finding that food was hard...

HOW THE TORTOISE OVERCAME THE ELEPHANT AND THE HIPPOPOTAMUS

THE elephant and the hippopotamus always used to feed together, and were good friends. One day when they...

THE KING’S MAGIC DRUM

EFRIAM DUKE was an ancient king of Calabar. He was a peaceful man, and did not like war....

THE MONSTER WHO HAD FIRE

This story took place a long time ago at a time when fire was scarce and only those...