Ga’anda

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A language of Nigeria

Alternate Names
Ga’andu, Ganda, Makwar, Mokar
Population

43,000 (1992).

Location

Adamawa State, Gombi LGA; Song, Guyuk, and Mubi LGAs; Borno State, Biu LGA.

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Language Status

4 (Educational).

Dialects

Ga’anda, Gabin.

Language Use

Also use Hausa [hau], Nigerian Fulfulde [fuv]. Used as L2 by Hwana [hwo], Lala-Roba [lla], Mboi [moi].

Language Development
Used in more than 25 primary schools. Taught in secondary schools. Grammar. Bible portions: 2012.
Other Comments

Traditional religion, Christian, Muslim.