Karekare

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A language of Nigeria

Alternate Names
Karai Karai, Karaikarai, Kerekere, Kerrikerri
Population

150,000 (1993 CAPRO).

Location

Bauchi State, Gamawa and Misau LGAs; Yobe State, Fika and Nangere LGAs.

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Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Dialects

Birkai, Jalalam (West Karekare), Kwarta Mataci.

Language Development
Grammar.
Writing
Latin script, used since 1988.
Other Comments

Muslim, traditional religion, Christian.