History of Motiratika
An African myth by: Andrew Lang
The history of the this myth started in Kenya. Villages in Africa storytelling as a part of ancient traditions. They use these myths and fables to teach the younger children lessons about kindness and treating people the right way.
orges like the one in Motiratika, are said to originate from Kenya. In the story the ogre is trying to eat the little boy but, he out samrted her. In many African myths such as this one fictional characters are used as the antagonist to represent real people and real problems.