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Fulani, Nigerian in Nigeria

Fulani, Nigerian

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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
13,123,000 Fulfulde, Nigerian Islam 0.35 % 0.26 %   

Fulani, Nigerian in Nigeria

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Summary
Scattered mostly in Nigeria and Cameroon, these semi-nomadic people fiercely reject anything they perceive as contrary to their lifestyle of roaming with their cattle herds. This includes education, (they are mostly illiterate), and permanent homes. They are widely regarded as troublesome impediments to the large cattle ranchers. One businessman and member of a ruling party has established two large cattle ranches, forcing the Mbororo tribal people from their historic grazing land. They were given no compensation. Their illiteracy and intense independence have placed them on unequal footing with greedy people like these who take advantage of them.

Ministry Obstacles
Illiteracy is an obstacle to learning about Christ if the Gospel comes to them only in printed form.

Outreach Ideas
Christians need to be genuinely concerned about the material welfare of the Mbororo people, finding ways to assist them, building friendships and trust.

Pray for the followers of Christ
Pray the few Christian believers among the Mbororo people will be sent teachers to help them become well established in the faith. Pray they will find each other in order to fellowship together. Pray they will learn to live in the power of Christ's Spirit, experiencing the fruit of Christ's Spirit consistently.

Pray for the entire people group
Pray the Mborro tribe will be able to care adequately for their families, and be led to be better prepared for the rapidly changing conditions of the 21st century. Pray they will see the need to make schooling a priority for their children.

Scripture Focus
"He will have compassion on the poor and needy, And the lives of the needy He will save." Psalm 72:13

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Global Prayer Digest: 2011-02-14
Global Prayer Digest: 2013-02-08
Global Prayer Digest: 2016-02-06
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Country: Nigeria
Continent: Africa
Region: West and Central Africa
Persecution Rank:12 (Only top 50 ranked, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
10/40 Window: Yes
Location in Country:Kano, Katsina, Zaria, Jos plateau and southeast to Bauchi; Borno state: Bororro, Maiduguri is center; Sokoto state: Sokoto. Market language.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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  Peoples [3]
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People Name in Country: Fulani, Nigerian
People Name General: Fulani, Nigerian
Alternate People Names:
BororoBororro
FelatasFulbe, Nigerian
Igboro FulaniKano
Katsina-BororoMbororo
MbororroPeul
Sokoto FulaniTown Fulani
Western FulaniWoodabe
ROP3 Code: 101622
Joshua Project People ID: 10949
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 13,123,000
Population all Countries: 13,466,000
Least-Reached: Yes
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster: Fulani / Fulbe
People Name General: Fulani, Nigerian
Ethnic Code: NAB56c
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
   
 
Language
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Primary Language: Fulfulde, Nigerian
Language Code (ISO): fuv    Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect:Bororro
Dialect Code:9931
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Islam
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity0.35 %(Evangelical: 0.26 %)
Ethnic Religions0.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam99.65 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican10.00 %
Independent10.00 %
Protestant70.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic10.00 %
 
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
   
 
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Few evangelicals and few who claim to be Christians. Little, if any, history of Christianity.
Least-Reached: Yes
GSEC Status:Level 1   Less than 2% Evangelical. Some evangelical resources available, but no active church planting within past 2 years
 
 
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: Yes
New Testament:
2007-2010Audio
Complete Bible: None Reported
Possible Bible Sources: Forum of Bible Agencies
 World Bible Finder
 World Christian Resource Directory
 Gospel Go
 
 
Ministry Resources [7]
Audio RecordingsMegaVoice Audio Bible and Stories
Audio RecordingsAudio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio RecordingsOnline New Testament - Caka (FCBH)
Audio RecordingsOral Bible stories in Fulfulde, Nigerian
Audio RecordingsStory of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project ...
Film / VideoGod's Story Video
Film / VideoJesus Film: view in Fulfulde, Nigerian
GeneralGot Questions Ministry
GeneralResources in Fulfulde, Nigerian
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Text / Printed MatterBible: Fulfulde Nigeria New Testament
Text / Printed MatterWorld Missionary Press Booklets
 
 
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Fulani, Nigerian in Nigeria

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