Why the Tortoise has a Cracked Shell

Season 1 | Episode 6
2m | 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 the second episode of the World Folktale and Fables Week Special, we explore the myth behind the natural, fluid pattern on a tortoise’s shell. The tale includes feasts in the sky and much more.

This piece was narrated by Nabilah. Enjoy!

Jolly Reading