Bu

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A language of Nigeria

Alternate Names
Ibut, Jida, Jida-Abu, Jidda-Abu, Nakare
Population

6,000 (1999 R. Blench). 4,000 Bu and 2,000 Ninkada.

Location

Nassarawa State, Akwanga LGA. 4 villages.

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Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Dialects

Bu (Abu), Ninkada (Jida). 2 ethnically and geographically distinct groups, but reportedly linguistically similar.