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NYOKONAN

God of Spider Children

You think you've got problems? He had a wayward son who was a spider. Just how wayward was shown when number one son became number one mother's lover.

So NYOKONAN expelled him from Heaven. Strangely, on Earth the spider — named NYIKO — become some sort of tribal hero, whilst poor old NYOKONAN hardly gets a mention.

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Article last updated on 18 May 2011
Authors: Peter J Allen and Chas Saunders
References: Coming soon.

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ABOUT NYOKONAN : FACTS AND FIGURES
Name : NYOKONAN
Area or people : Cameroon Grasslands
Location : Africa
Gender : Male
Type : Deity
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : GOOD, quite approachable
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : None known
Popularity index : 188

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