Mboi

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A language of Nigeria

Alternate Names
Gena, Mboire, Mboyi
Population

19,000 (1992).

Location

Adamawa state: Song, Fufore, and Gombi LGAs.

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Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Dialects

Banga, Handa, Mboi. Dialect cluster (Crozier and Blench 1992).

Language Use

Also use Bena [yun], Ga’anda [gqa], Gudu [gdu], Hausa [hau], Nigerian Fulfulde [fuv].

Language Development
All major villages have primary schools. They desire education.
Other Comments

Traditional religion, Christian, Muslim.