Samba Leko

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A language of Nigeria

Alternate Names
Chamba Leko, Lego, Leko, Lekon, Ndi, Samba, Samba Leeko, Suntai
Population

62,000 in Nigeria (2000).

Location

Benue state: Kwande LGA; Taraba state: Takum LGA; Taraba state: Donga and Bali LGAs; Adamawa state: Jada LGA; five separate enclaves.

Language Status

5 (Developing).

Dialects

None known. Reportedly similar to Kolbila [klc].

Language Use

Those in Donga now speak Jukun [jbu].

Language Development
Grammar. NT: 2001.
Writing

Latin script [Latn].

Other Comments

Traditional religion, Christian, Muslim.

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