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Meet The Tallest Player in NBA From Dinka Tribe At 7 Feet 7 Inches Tall

The Dinka tribe have the tallest set of people in the world, one of them is Manute Bole, a tallest of Nigeria Basketball Association player of all time at 7 Feet, 7 inches tall.

The Dinka people are a Nilotic ethnic group native to South Sudan with a sizable diaspora population abroad.

The Dinka mostly live along the Nile, from Jonglei to Renk, in the region of Bahr el Ghazal, Upper Nile (two out of three Provinces which were formerly located in southern Sudan) and The Abyei Area of the Ngok Dinka in South Sudan.

The Dinka mainly practice traditional agriculture and pastoralism, relying on cattle husbandry as a matter of cultural pride, not as a source of commercial profit or meat, but as a means to perform cultural demonstrations, rituals, marriage dowries and milk feedings for people of all ages

A center, Bol is considered among the best shot-blockers in the history of the sport and is the only NBA player to retire with more career blocked shots than points scored. As of 2020, he ranked second in NBA history in a blocked shots per game and 16th in a total blocked shots.

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