• PEOPLE NAME: LARU OF NIGERIA


PEID: 13962

ROP: 105656

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Affinity Group: SSAP

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Benue

Language: Laru - (lan)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Country: Nigeria

Also found in:

Population: 28,500

Global Population: 28,500


PEID: 13962

ROP: 105656

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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


Overview: The Laru of Nigeria, numbering 28,500, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Benue people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Nigeria. Their primary language is Laru. The primary religion practiced by the Laru is ethnic religion. Ethnic religion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.


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