What is known is that he is an African by birth from Angola to be precise and after honing his skills in the art of capoiera he then was head of a death squad in the same country. After this he graduated to killing for money, he became a mercenary. He then caught the eye of Lady Shiva
and was recruited into her group the Circle of Six
Their he clashed with Bronze Tiger
, Dick Grayson
and Richard Dragon
who defeated him and broke his leg. He was taken into police custody and once the leg had healed he broke out and sought out Lady Shiva.
He found her as she was remaking the league of assassins for Nyssa, daughter of ras al Gaul. He trained with them for weeks but When he dared question an order by Lady Shiva she defeated him in battle and ripped his guts from body. He died as his blood and entrails pooled on the floor.
He is later resurected by Lazara and killed by Cassandra Cain.
Skills and Abilities
a master of Capoiera thus he has exceptional strength in his legs his height also gives him substantial reach when fighting for his kicks and sweeps.