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A language of Nigeria

Population

L1 users: 546,000 (Johnstone 1993).

Location

Delta state: Ethiope East, Ughelli North and Ughelli South LGAs, Sapele and Warri areas; Edo state: Orhiomwon and Ikpoba-Okha LGAs.

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Language Status

5 (Developing). De facto language of provincial identity in Delta and Edo states, elementary education.

Dialects

Agbarho, Ujevwe, Agbon, Udu.

Language Development
Taught in primary schools. Bible: 1977.
Writing

Latin script [Latn].

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