"Yakub is a Black Scientist introduced to the public by Elijah Muhammad. Elijah Muhammad told of his history as being the father of mankind or the maker of the white race. This teaching proved to be one of the most explosive within the Nation of Islam's theological and mathematical doctrine. Thought to be a myth, especially among those who gravitated more towards Orthodox Islam, which by the way, don't accept Elijah Muhammad as being authentic, but since the cloning of the sheep Dolly and other organic species, the facts that Elijah Muhammad attributed to this man cannot be discounted unless we all suddenly agree that "Dolly" never happened"
This is spread across the gamut of Nation of Islam, Afro-Kemetism, Moorish Science, and the influence of New Age and UFO cults on black seperatists/extremists. Fun Fact: Jordan of Spirit Science and BHS share a common belief. Jews came from space.