Language of the Day for 20 April 2013

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Igbo [ibo]

A language of
Nigeria
Population
18,000,000 (Wiesenfeld 1999).
Status
2 (Provincial). De facto provincial language in southeastern region.
Language Use
Main LWC of Abia, Anambra, Ebonyi, Enugu, and Imo states. Used for government notices.
Language Development
New media. Radio programs. TV. Dictionary. Grammar. Bible: 1906–2006.