- "Khal Pono, perhaps... Khal Jhaqo... they don't like the idea of a woman leading a khalasar."
- ―Jorah Mormont to Daenerys Targaryen
After discovering the severed head of Rakharo inside a bag carried by Rakharo's horse, Ser Jorah Mormont considers either Khal Pono or Jhaqo as the culprits and that Rakharo was killed as a demonstration of contempt for the notion of a female leading a Khalasar.
In the books
In the A Song of Ice and Fire novels, Jhaqo is a ko in Khal Drogo's khalassar. After Drogo's fall from his horse and subsequent incapacitacion, Jhaqo is one of the several kos that declares himself Khal and takes a portion of the khalassar as his own. Among those who follow him is Mago, who becomes Jhaqo's bloodrider.