Isantim the Hippo and the Tortoise

Season 1 | Episode 8
3m | Mar 14, 2022

It is World Folktales and Fables Week and Jolly Reading is celebrating it with stories from around Nigeria. Join Namse and friends as they delve into our cultural heritage.

In episode four of the Jolly Reading - World Folktale and Fables Week Special, we find ourselves whisked to the land of the Ibibio. The cunning Tortoise returns with new tricks up his sleeves and this time he has his sights set on Hippo. Listen to the show to find out how the story unfolds. 

This tale was narrated by Namse Udosen. Enjoy!

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