Faran Maka

African - A giant hero of the Songhai tribe. Father of Wango and Weikare. When the water-spirit, Zin-Kibaru, caused the fish to eat Faran Maka's rice plants, he fought and killed the spirit and kept his magic guitar. He is said to use his long beard to catch fish in the river and eats at least one hippopotamus each day. He found a girl in a termite-hill and she bore him two children, Wango and Weikare. Sometimes known as Faran Maka, Fara Maka or Fara Maka.

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