• PEOPLE NAME: MAGU OF NIGERIA


PEID: 13979

ROP: 106020

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Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Benue

Language: Mvanip - (mcj)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Country: Nigeria

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Population: 19,500

Global Population: 19,500


PEID: 13979

ROP: 106020

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 10% or Greater Evangelical


Overview: The Magu of Nigeria, numbering 19,500, are No Longer 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 Mvanip. The primary religion practiced by the Magu 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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