• PEOPLE NAME: WESTERN DUUN SAMOGHO OF MALI

Photo courtesy of Joshua Project.
Copyright GoWestAfrica

Explore in Photos


PEID: 13546

ROP: 108583

Download Prayer Card

Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Mande

Language: Duungooma - (dux)

Alternate Name(s): Duungo

Primary Religion: Islam - Sunni

Country: Mali

Also found in:

Population: 153,000

Global Population: 153,000


PEID: 13546

ROP: 108583

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: Less than 2% Evangelical, Dispersed CP Activity


Overview: The Western Duun Samogho of Mali, numbering 153,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Mande people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Mali. Their primary language is Duungooma. The primary religion practiced by the Western Duun Samogho is Sunni Islam, the largest branch of Islam. Sunni Muslims follow the teachings of the Qur'an and consider the first four caliphs to be the rightful successors of Muhammad.


Bible Translations: Not Available

Jesus Film: Not Available

Gospel Recordings: Not Available

Radio Broadcast: Not Available