Kreda in Chad

The Kreda have only been reported in Chad
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Introduction / History

The primary language of the Kreda people is Dazaga.


Where Are they Located?

The Kreda people only live in Chad.


What Are Their Lives Like?

The Kreda people are nomadic, so they have few possessions, which they keep in simple, portable tents. They live in a land where there are few trees, some bushes, and not much else in the way of vegetation. They have to go to wells to get their water. Women and girls use these wells to fill yellow containers with water, which they take home using donkeys as beasts of burden. The men ride camels. The Kreda people in Chad interact with other ethnic groups, specifically Arab and Daza peoples. Usually these interactions are peaceful.


What Are Their Beliefs?

The primary religion practiced by the Kreda people is Islam, a monotheistic religion built around the teachings of the Koran and of the prophet Mohammad. Like most African Muslims, the Kreda people depend on the spirits more than they do Allah for their daily needs.


What Are Their Needs?

The primary religion practiced by the Kreda people is Islam, a monotheistic religion built around the teachings of the Koran and of the prophet Mohammad. Like most African Muslims, the Kreda people depend on the spirits more than they do Allah for their daily needs.


Prayer Points

* Scripture Prayers for the Kreda in Chad.

* Pray that efforts to reach the Kreda people will result in a vibrant disciple making movement that will bless their communities and glorify the King of kings.
* Pray for spiritual hunger among the Kreda people.
* Pray for believers to faithfully pray for the Kreda people until they are reached for Christ.


References

https://www.britannica.com/topic/Kreda
https://www.diomedia.com/search/kreda+tribe.html
http://www.peoplegroups.org/Explore/groupdetails.aspx?peid=42673
http://www.gettyimages.com/detail/photo/chad-kanem-bahr-el-ghazal-sahel-kreda-high-res-stock-photography/530090718


Profile Source:   Keith Carey  

People Name General Kreda
People Name in Country Kreda
World Population 139,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 1
Unreached Yes
Frontier People Group Yes
GSEC 1  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Pioneer Workers Needed 3
Alternate Names Karra
People ID 12837
ROP3 Code 105302
Country Chad
Region Africa, West and Central
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Barh el Gazel, Batha, Borkou, Ennedi, Hadjer-Lamis, Kanem, Lac, Wadi Fira regions.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Chad
Region Africa, West and Central
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Barh el Gazel, Batha, Borkou, Ennedi, Hadjer-Lamis, Kanem, Lac, Wadi Fira regions..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Primary Language Dazaga (139,000 speakers)
Language Code dzg   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
Primary Language Dazaga (139,000 speakers)
Language Code dzg   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Dazaga

Primary Language:  Dazaga

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (2006)
Bible-New Testament No
Bible-Complete No
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Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Dazaga
Primary Religion: Islam
Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.00 %)
0.00 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
100.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
Unknown
Independent
Unknown
Orthodox
Unknown
Other Christian
Unknown
Protestant
Unknown
Roman Catholic
Unknown
Photo Source Anonymous 
Map Source Joshua Project / Global Mapping International  
Profile Source Keith Carey  
Data Sources Data is compiled from various sources. Read more