Language of the Day for 12 January 2021

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Luidakho-Luisukha-Lutirichi [ida]

A language of
Kenya
Population Full
598,000 (2009 census), increasing. Idakho 171,000; Isukha 217,000; Tiriki 210,000 (2009 census).
Status
5 (Developing).
Language Use
Home, community, religious services. Used by all. Positive attitudes. Also use Oluluyia [luy], passively with high comprehension.
Language Development
Literacy rate in L1: About 15%. Literacy rate in L2: 25%–50%. Taught in primary schools. Dictionary. Bible: 2014.