Karko in Sudan

Photo Source:  Final Sudan 
Map Source:  Joshua Project / Global Mapping International
People Name: Karko
Country: Sudan
10/40 Window: Yes
Population: 28,000
World Population: 28,000
Primary Language: Karko
Primary Religion: Islam
Christian Adherents: 0.00 %
Evangelicals: 0.00 %
Scripture: Translation Started
Online Audio NT: No
Jesus Film: No
Audio Recordings: No
People Cluster: Nuba Mountains
Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan Peoples
Progress Level:

Introduction / History

The Karko people group is a tribe living in nine villages in Dilling county, of the Nuba Mountains in the state of South Kordofan, Sudan. They have their own language, Karko, but there are also Arabized Karko people whose primary language is Sudanese Arabic.

What Are Their Lives Like?

They live on a simple diet from the sorghum and corn they grow as well as beef, mutton and goat from the livestock they raise.

What Are Their Beliefs?

The Karko people are all Muslims.

What Are Their Needs?

They have no schools or health care facilities.

Prayer Points

Pray for the Lord to give Karko family leaders dreams of the holy and risen Christ, and that they will share their dreams with many others.
Pray for the Lord to thrust out loving and dedicated workers to the Karko people of Sudan.
Pray there will soon come a day when Karko disciples will make more disciples.

Text Source:   Joshua Project