List of Religions and Spiritual Traditions - Indigenous Traditional Religions - African

African

Main article: African traditional religions
West Africa
  • Akan mythology
  • Ashanti mythology (Ghana)
  • Dahomey (Fon) mythology
  • Efik mythology (Nigeria, Cameroon)
  • Igbo mythology (Nigeria, Cameroon)
  • Isoko mythology (Nigeria)
  • Yoruba mythology (Nigeria, Benin)
Central Africa
  • Bushongo mythology (Congo)
  • Bambuti (Pygmy) mythology (Congo)
  • Lugbara mythology (Congo)
East Africa
  • Akamba mythology (East Kenya)
  • Dinka mythology (Sudan)
  • Lotuko mythology (Sudan)
  • Masai mythology (Kenya, Tanzania)
Southern Africa
  • Khoisan religion
  • Lozi mythology (Zambia)
  • Tumbuka mythology (Malawi)
  • Zulu mythology (South Africa)

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