Nehi served as Viceroy of Nubia during the reign of
Tuthmosis III. He was known as the "King's Son of
Kush". He governed the territories below the First
Cataract of the Nile and was stationed at Elephantine
Island at Aswan. Annually, tribute was brought to the
king by Nehi and he was praised for his service on a
stela of victory at Wadi Halfa.