• PEOPLE NAME: BUSA OF NIGERIA


PEID: 13705

ROP: 101805

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Affinity Group: SSAP

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Mande

Language: Bokobaru - (bus)

Alternate Name(s): Busa, Bokhobaru, Bussawa

Primary Religion: Islam - Other / Marginal

Country: Nigeria

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Population: 72,000

Global Population: 72,000


PEID: 13705

ROP: 101805

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: Less than 2% Evangelical, No Active CP Activity


Overview: The Busa of Nigeria, numbering 72,000, 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 Nigeria. Their primary language is Bokobaru. The primary religion practiced by the Busa is Other Islamic, which includes a number of sects that emerged out of Islam such as Ibadhi, Ahmadi, Alevi, Yazidi, and Khariji.


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