Ashe

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A language of Nigeria

Alternate Names
Ala, Koro Makama, Koron Ache, Koron Ala
Population

40,000 (2012 J. Barnhoorn), increasing.

Location

Kaduna State, Kachia and Kagarko LGAs; Nasarawa State, Karu LGA.

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Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Dialects

Uchek, Unorr. Related to Koro Wachi [bqv].

Typology

SVO

Language Use

Not used in formal situations, but widely spoken in the community. Home, market, church. All ages. Positive attitudes.

Language Development
Literacy rate in L1: 2%.
Other Comments

Christian, traditional religion, Muslim.