• PEOPLE NAME: ZIGUA OF TANZANIA

Affinity Group: SSAP

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Bantu, East-Coastal

Language: Zigula - (ziw)

Alternate Name(s): Zigula, Chizigula, Kizigua, Kizigula, Msegua, Seguha, Wayombo, Wazegua, Zeguha, Zegura, Zigoua, Zigua, Zigwa

Primary Religion: Islam

Country: Tanzania

Also found in:

Population: 692,000

Global Population: 692,000


PEID: 15065

ROP: 111177

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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


Overview: The Zigua of Tanzania, numbering 692,000, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Bantu, East-Coastal people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Tanzania. Their primary language is Zigula. The primary religion practiced by the Zigua is Islam, a monotheistic religion built around the teachings of the Qur'an and of the prophet Muhammad.


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