Seventh-day Adventist® Church

Adventist Youth in the United Kingdom and Ireland


e-Club African Lore Honour

African Lore e-Honour

Category: Arts, Crafts and Hobbies




  1. Be able to name and locate at least 10 different African tribes of the present day and name several outstanding features of each.
  2. Do the following:
    1. Select an African Tribe for study. If you belong to an African Tribe, select one other than your own.
    2. Find out detailed information on the tribe selected, in the following areas:
      1. Eating habits
      2. Initiation ceremony
      3. Witch doctors
      4. Living and worship conditions
      5. Education
      6. Burials
      7. Money
      8. Dress
      9. Industry
  3. Tell an African folk story, bringing out its moral.
  4. Make a collection of at least 15 objects manufactured by African tribes (other than your own).

We suggest that if there are any presentation elements for the requirements you record a video of yourself and include it with your written assessment in your folder.  Your director will check all your work when your club resumes. If all is present and correct, your director can then decide if you may be awarded your honour.

Finished all your requirements?  Complete this form online, print off the confirmation and include in your club folder.

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