Geji is in the Toro Local Government Area, particularly the eastern part in Bauchi State, Nigeria. One of the popular families in Geji, then referred to as the Gandi family, migrated to and settled at the southern part of Toro Local Government Area. To date, that village settlement is known and referred to as Gandi village in Palama ward.
Geji people are presently located in Toro Local Government Area in the Geji ward and in the southern part (in Palama ward) as Gandi village. Toro Local Government is in Bauchi State of Nigeria.
Their lives and lifestyles include being cultural artists, peasant farmers, running business and educational pursuits.
Among the Geji is found Christian religious belief, traditional religious beliefs and Islamic religious beliefs.
* Scripture Prayers for the Geji in Nigeria.
|Profile Source: Anonymous|
|People Name General||Geji|
|People Name in Country||Geji|
|Population this Country||8,200|
|Population all Countries||8,200|
|Progress Scale||1 ●|
|Frontier People Group||No|
|GSEC||5 (per PeopleGroups.org)|
|Pioneer Workers Needed||1|
|Alternate Names||Gezawa; Gyanzi; Zaranda|
|Region||Africa, West and Central|
|National Bible Society||Website|
|Persecution Rank||9 (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)|
|Location in Country||Bauchi state: Toro LGA. Source: Ethnologue 2016|
|Major Religion ▲||Percent|
|Christianity (Evangelical 1.28 %)||
|Other / Small||
|Christian Segments ▲||Percent|