Gwandara

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A language of Nigeria

Alternate Names
Kwandara
Population

27,300 (2000).

Location

Nassarawa state: Keffi, Lafia, Nasarawa, and Akwanga LGAs; Abuja Capital Territory: Bwali and Kwai LGAs ; Niger state: Suleija and Gurara LGAs; Kaduna state: Kaura LGA; Plateau state: Riyom LGA.

Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Dialects

Gwandara Eastern (Toni), Gwandara Gitata, Gwandara Karashi, Gwandara Koro, Gwandara Southern (Kyan Kyar), Nimbia.

Language Use

Also use Hausa [hau].

Language Development
Dictionary.
Other Comments

Traditional religion, Muslim.