Nyiha, Tanzania in Tanzania

Nyiha, Tanzania
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People Name: Nyiha, Tanzania
Country: Tanzania
10/40 Window: No
Population: 485,000
World Population: 1,331,000
Primary Language: Nyiha, Tanzania
Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions
Christian Adherents: 40.00 %
Evangelicals: 17.00 %
Scripture: New Testament
Online Audio NT: No
Jesus Film: Yes
Audio Recordings: Yes
People Cluster: Bantu, Central-Tanzania
Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan Peoples
Progress Level:

Introduction / History

The Nyika are a large group spread across the Zambia-Tanzania border. They originated from the Nyiha [nih] people of Mbozi District, Tanzania, but emigrated south possibly around the beginning of the 20th century. They now speak a language which is different from, albeit related to, the Nyiha of Tanzania.

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