Oduduwa and Obatala (The origin of Mankind)

Season 1 | Episode 5
3m | Mar 15, 2022

It is World Folktales and Fables Week and we are celebrating it with stories from Nigeria and outside the shores of the country. Here, you will learn what the word folktale means and of course, enjoy as one is being read to you.

This is the first episode in a series of six (6). It is a folktale about Oduduwa and his brother, Obatala and how they were sent down from the skies by Olodumare in order to create Earth.

This piece was read by Mandrel Mykels. Enjoy!

Jolly Reading