There is a new toy making waves all over Nigeria. It’s a plush toy called TIWA, the wise monkey.
It is a product of My Roots Toy Company Ltd, a wholly indigenous Company in Nigeria.
This is a special toy. There is nothing like it in the market at all. The toy’s unique selling point is the fact that it tells African/Nigerian folklore. Stories like Oluronbi, Chidnma, the arrogant girl, Why the tortoise’s tummy is big and so many other interesting stories.
It has 30 stories, many with songs on it, lasting a total of 2 hours 15 minutes. It is a toy kids between 3 and 11 years of age will find not just entertaining but educative as well. In fact many parents have nostalgic feelings whenever they hear TIWA speak.
It reminds them of their childhood.
TIWA, the wise monkey teaches morals and values and it is an indispensable toy for kids to have. The toy has a fantastic website which when used together with the toy, gives it an added value. It suddenly becomes a learning aid which can help kids develop their listening and comprehension skills.
sells for N10,000 in stores and N9,500 on Jumia.com.ng
. There are many plush toys that have no other value beyond a cuddle and they are way more expensive than TIWA
This unique toy, which has the longest duration of storytelling on any plush toy in the world, comes in pink and brown colours. It is well made, it is durable and stylish.
TIWA the wise monkey is a must-have for every kid.