10 funny African animal proverbs that perfectly sum up life’s realities

October 04, 2018 at 04:00 pm | Culture

Francis Akhalbey

Francis Akhalbey | Staff Writer

October 04, 2018 at 04:00 pm | Culture

Giving life lessons and hacks through proverbs is a ritual and way of life in Africa. Being one of the most used oral literature forms on the continent, lessons learned from these wise sayings can be applied to different scenarios, whether serious or fun.

In as much as some proverbs have serious connotations, there are others, though very light-hearted and hilarious that equally carry educative deductions.

To mark World Animal Day, Face2Face Africa shares with you extremely funny animal proverbs that nevertheless reflect the realities of life.

Scroll through to read, but you do so at your risk as you’ll definitely be engulfed with unabated laughter!

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