Kaningkom-Nindem in Nigeria

Joshua Project has identified the Kaningkom-Nindem only in Nigeria





Largest Religion

Main Language


Introduction / History

The Nindem people are originally from Kachishere, Manchock area in southern Kaduna, Kaduna State.

Where Are they Located?

They are located south of Kafanchan, part of Jema'a local government area (LGA).

What Are Their Lives Like?

They are hardworking people, farming cash crops and other food crops.

What Are Their Beliefs?

A number of them are Christian. They have three small churches: ECWA (Evangelical Church Winning All), Roman Catholic Church, and Baptist Church.

Prayer Points

* Pray for more knowledge of the Bible, and spiritual growth for the Christians among them.
* Pray for encouragement for the Christians.

Profile Source:   Rev. Habila Saidu  

People Name General Kaningkom-Nindem
People Name in Country Kaningkom-Nindem
Population in Nigeria 14,000
World Population 14,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 1.2
Least-Reached Yes
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names
Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster Benue
People Name General Kaningkom-Nindem
Ethnic Code NAB56b
People ID 19556
Country Nigeria
Region West and Central Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 10  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Kaduna State, Jema'a LGA.   Source:  Ethnologue 2006

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Enthologue Language Map

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Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Kaningkom-Nindem (15,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Kaningkom-Nindem 15,000
For Primary Language: Kaningkom-Nindem

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions No
New Testament No
Complete Bible No
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.50 %)
3.00 %
Ethnic Religions
97.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
0.0 %
20.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
60.0 %
Roman Catholic
20.0 %
Profile Source: Rev. Habila Saidu  
Data Sources: Data is compiled from various sources. Read more

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