The twenty-two year old female informant born in the Gabonese Republic, a state located on the west coast of Central Africa, revealed where she is from there is  a creature called the Moukoukwe is “really tall beast… like a spirit” of the forest “that dances” it is rarely seen because it lives in the forest. It does appear at special occasions. Men dance around the mask wearing beast in his honor and occasionally the beast will chase after a person.