Nyikang

African - King god of the Shilluk. Son of Okwa and Nyakaya. His father was a god, his mother a crocodile. He left his native land and parted the Nile to allow his followers to cross into the Sudan. He is said to have married a crocodile-woman and founded the royal house, being reincarnated in each subsequent king. Sometimes known as Nyikang.

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