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NYAMBE(2)

Picture of the African Creator God NYAMBE(2) from our African mythology image library. Illustration by Chas Saunders.

African Creator God

Creator God of the Life Tree

He planted the Life Tree in his garden. All were welcome to visit, embrace it and restore themselves to health and vigor whenever they felt poorly.

Humans took advantage for a while, then became complacent and couldn’t be bothered. "Who wants to visit a boring old tree anyway?" they said.

So he uprooted it and took it off to Heaven. Life without the Life Tree was never the same again. Not to mention Death.

NYAMBE(2) FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : NYAMBE(2)
Area or people : Koko people of Nigeria
Location : Africa
Gender : Male
Type : deity
In charge of : Creating
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : OKAY, not bad
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : None known
Popularity index : 2493

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Article last updated on 29 January 2014 by the Godchecker Team.
Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

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