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Nuer – Dhɔl mökni (The boy of the buffalos)

Collected and written by  Michael Thilyang Gatkek                                                                      … Continue reading

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Nuer –  Dɛl in cuɔr (The grey goat )

Collected and written by  Michael Thilyang Gatkek                                                                      … Continue reading

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Nuer – Wut mi ja̠l (The case of the traveller)

Collected and written by  Michael Thilyang Gatkek                                                                      … Continue reading

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Nuer – Gai Nyalɔrä (A boy called Gai, son of Nyalɔrä)

Collected and written by  Michael Thilyang Gatkek                                                                      … Continue reading

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Nuer – Wutni da̠ŋ rɛw (The case of the two men)

Collected and written by  Michael Thilyang Gatkek                                                                      … Continue reading

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Nuer – Mayɛn (A man called Mayɛn)

Collected and written by  Michael Thilyang Gatkek                                                                      … Continue reading

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Nuer – Mo̠k Bidiit (A man called Mok, son of Bidiit)

Collected and written by  Michael Thilyang Gatkek                                                                      … Continue reading

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Sukuma – WILU BHO NG’WA MAYU (THE JEALOUS MOTHER)

Collected by: Don Sybertz, with special thanks to Rev Joe Healey (African Proverbs, Sayings and Stories). For English translation see Sukuma Legacy Olihoi mayu umo uyo alinabhana bhabhili, Bhonde na Shuma. Umu bhana bhanabho uShuma oli ng’wana okwe, alu Bhonde oli ng’wana … Continue reading

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Nuer – Dia̠ŋ Yiow (A girl called Diaŋ Yiow)

Collected and written by  Michael Thilyang Gatkek                                                                      … Continue reading

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Nuer – Tik Tɔ̠c kɛnɛ Nyan Yak (Two girls: Tik Tɔ̠c and Nyan Yak)

Collected and written by  Michael Thilyang Gatkek                                                                      … Continue reading

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