173 episodes

African Folktales with Miss Jo Jo is a Webby Award-winning children's podcast of diverse short stories originating in Africa, originally passed down through generations by word of mouth. These traditional tales told with a new twist, are not only entertaining but serve to teach a lesson as well. Sometimes of a moral value and other times of survival. Tune in and share with a friend.

African Folktales with Miss Jo Jo ABF Fam

    • Kids & Family
    • 4.6 • 297 Ratings

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African Folktales with Miss Jo Jo is a Webby Award-winning children's podcast of diverse short stories originating in Africa, originally passed down through generations by word of mouth. These traditional tales told with a new twist, are not only entertaining but serve to teach a lesson as well. Sometimes of a moral value and other times of survival. Tune in and share with a friend.

Listen on Apple Podcasts
Requires subscription and macOS 11.4 or higher

    Motiratika

    Motiratika

    Today our magic jeep visits a couple and their dog from a faraway land! Make sure to listen closely for the bell. The bell will ring when I say the “Magic Word of the Story.” Listen all the way to the end to discover if you guessed it correctly, and have fun!

    • 14 min
    The Goat and Her Young Ones

    The Goat and Her Young Ones

    Today our magic jeep takes us to visit a Mother Goat and her kids, who live in a beautiful house right by the mountains. When Mother Goat needs to gather grass, she leaves the young ones at home and warns them not to open the door for anyone who doesn’t know her special song. But when sneaky Hyena figures it out, what happens next? Tune in to find out!

    • 8 min
    How Tomatoes First Grew

    How Tomatoes First Grew

    Today our magic jeep brings us to a land where everyone seems to have bad luck. No matter how hard they try to get rid of it, nothing works! It will take the smart thinking of a group of ants to break the cycle. How will they manage to do it?

    • 8 min
    Why The Lizard Continually Moves His Head Up and Down

    Why The Lizard Continually Moves His Head Up and Down

    Today our magic jeep visits our friend Hyena, who is determined to win the Queen’s special prize – a magical flute that plays on its own! The only problem is that in order to do so, he must find out what the secret phrase is. How will Hyena figure it out? Come along on our adventure to see what he thinks of!

    • 12 min
    The Hawks and the Crows

    The Hawks and the Crows

    Today our magic jeep travels back to a time when crows and hawks played together. We’ll meet Koongoo′roo, the captain of the crows, and Mway′way, leader of the hawks. When the two sides are caught up in a game of steal-the-bottlecap, the crows realize there are far too many hawks to defeat. Clever Koongoo′roo must then come up with a way for his team to win. What does he have planned? Join Miss Jo Jo to find out!

    • 12 min
    The Daughter of the Sword

    The Daughter of the Sword

    Today our magic jeep travels to a distant kingdom, where we’ll meet a spoiled princess named Hadiza. After she demands more and more gold from her father, trouble arises when the king’s warriors steal gold from a terrible monster. It’s up to Hadiza to make things right again…but will she succeed? Listen to find out what happens next!

    • 15 min

Customer Reviews

4.6 out of 5
297 Ratings

297 Ratings

ladydragon2007 ,

so much fun!

my kids LOVE this show! My son can't go to sleep without listening to Miss Jojo

Rd y( du ,

The best

I love all the episodes and your voice is nice

Wuh wow ,

Great

Wow ms jojo you have made this podcast better but you should probably ask others what topics the podcasts should be

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