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200 Nigerian tribes and where you can find them

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The multi-cultural and tribal nature of Nigeria is so diverse it would confuse a foreigner.

200 Nigerian tribes and where you can find them. [nairaland]

Nigeria is composed of over 250 ethnic groups, languages and cultures majority of which are the Igbo, Hausa and the Yoruba.

Within these ethnic groups are several tribes too. The multi-cultural and tribal nature of Nigeria is so diverse it would confuse a foreigner.

Here is a full list of the 371 tribes in Nigeria for a better understanding of the country.

3. Achipa (Achipawa) – Kebbi

10. Akaju-Ndem (Akajuk) – Cross River

12. Alago (Arago) – Piateau

16. Andoni – Akwa lbom, Rivers

17. Angas – Bauchi, Jigawa, Plateau

20. Attakar (ataka) – Kaduna

21. Auyoka (Auyokawa) – Jigawa

24. Babur – Adamawa, Bomo, Taraba, Yobe

26. Bachere – Cross River

29. Bahumono – Cross River

32. Bambora (Bambarawa) – Bauchi

34. Banda (Bandawa) – Taraba

35. Banka (Bankalawa) – Bauchi

36. Banso (Panso) – Adamawa

37. Bara (Barawa) – Bauchi

39. Baruba (Barba) – Niger

40. Bashiri (Bashirawa) – Plateau

41. Bassa – Kaduna, Kogi, Niger, Plateau

45. Bekwarra – Cross River

46. Bele (Buli, Belewa) – Bauchi

47. Betso (Bete) – Taraba

51. Bina (Binawa) – Kaduna

55. Boki (Nki) – Cross River

57. Boko (Bussawa, Bargawa) – Niger

58. Bole (Bolewa) – Bauchi, Yobe

60. Boma (Bomawa, Burmano) – Bauchi

62. Buduma – Borno, Niger

68. Burma (Burmawa) – Plateau

70. Buta (Butawa) – Bauchi

75. Chama (Chamawa Fitilai) – Bauchi

78. Chibok (Chibbak) – Yobe

86. Dakarkari – Niger, Kebbi

87. Danda (Dandawa) – Kebbi

89. Daza (Dere, Derewa) – Bauchi

91. Deno (Denawa) – Bauchi

94. Doemak (Dumuk) – Plateau

96. Duka (Dukawa) – Kebbi

97. Duma (Dumawa) – Bauchi

98. Ebana (Ebani) – Rivers

99. Ebirra (lgbirra) – Edo, Kogi, Ondo

103. Egede (lgedde) – Benue

105. Egun (Gu) – Lagos,Ogun

106. Ejagham – Cross River

107. Ekajuk – Cross River

110. Engenni (Ngene) – Rivers

114. Etolu (Etilo) – Benue

119. Pulani (Pulbe) – Bauchi, Borno, Jigawa , Kaduna, Kano, Katsina, Kebbi , Niger, Sokoto, Taraba, Yobe, etc.

120. Fyam (Fyem) – Plateau

125. Gamergu-Mulgwa -Borno

131. Gera (Gere, Gerawa) – Bauchi

132. Geruma (Gerumawa) – Plateau

133. Geruma (Gerumawa) – Bauchi

138. Gokana (Kana) – Rivers

140. Gornun (Gmun) – Taraba

142. Gubi (Gubawa) – Bauchi

149. Gwa (Gurawa) – Adamawa

151. Gwandara – Kaduna, Niger, Plateau

152. Gwari (Gbari) – Kaduna, Niger, Abuja, Plateau

154. Gwoza (Waha) – Borno

156. Hausa – Bauchi, Borno, Jigawa, Kaduna,Kano, Kastina, Kebbi, Niger, Taraba, Sokoto, Zamfara

157. Higi (Hig) – Borno, Adamawa

163. Idoma – Benue, Taraba

165. lgbo – Abia, Anambra, Benue, Delta, Ebonyi,Enugu, Imo, Rivers

170. lsekiri (Itsekiri) – Delta

171. lyala (lyalla) – Cross River

172. lzondjo – Bayelsa, Delta, Ondo, Rivers

174. Jahuna (Jahunawa) – Taraba

176. Jara (Jaar Jarawa Jarawa-Dutse) – Bauchi

177. Jere (Jare, Jera, Jera, Jerawa) – Bauchi, Plateau

180. Jidda – Abu, Plateau

181.Jimbin (Jimbinawa) – Bauchi

183. Jonjo (Jenjo) – Taraba

184. Jukun – Bauchi, Benue,Taraba, Plateau

185. Kaba(Kabawa) – Taraba

189. Kaje (Kache) – Kaduna

190. Kajuru (Kajurawa) – Kaduna

192. Kamaku (Karnukawa) – Kaduna, Kebbi, Niger

193. Kambari – Kebbi, Niger

196. Kanakuru (Dera) – Adamawa, Borno

200. Kanuri – Kaduna, Adamawa, Borno, Kano,Niger, Jigawa, Plateau, Taraba, Yobe

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