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Surubu, Zurubu in Nigeria

Surubu, Zurubu

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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
3,200 Vori Christianity 80.00 % 11.00 % No No   

Surubu, Zurubu in Nigeria

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Introduction / History
Most of them are farmers. They are located in Kaduna State, Kauru Local Government Area, Kumana Chiefdom.

What are their beliefs?
Presently the great majority profess to be Christian but many still worship idols. The remainder practice Islam and other faiths.

What are their needs?
They need roads and communication systems as they isolated behind the Surubu hills.

Prayer Points
* Pray for revival
* Pray for cleansing from the sins of the fore fathers
* Pray for more missionaries
* Pray for translation of the Bible to begin in this people group's primary language.
* Pray for the availability of the Jesus Film in the primary language of this people.

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Country: Nigeria
Continent: Africa
Region: Africa, West and Central
Persecution Rank:12 (Only top 50 ranked, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
10/40 Window: Yes
Location in Country:Mainly in Kauru Local Government Area of Kaduna State, North-Western Nigeria. Also in Lere and Zangon-Kataf LGA of Kaduna State.
(Source: Field report)
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People Name in Country: Surubu, Zurubu
People Name General: Surubu
Alternate People Names:
ROP3 Code: 109630
Joshua Project People ID: 15138
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 3,200
Population all Countries: 3,200
Least-Reached: No
Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster: Benue
People Name General: Surubu
Ethnic Code: NAB56b
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
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Primary Language: Vori (3,200 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): sde    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Sub-division:Roman Catholic
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity80.00 %(Evangelical: 11.00 %)
Ethnic Religions20.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent35.00 %
Protestant25.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic40.00 %
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Evangelicals have a significant presence.
Least-Reached: No
GSEC Status:Level 5   Greater than or equal to 5% Evangelical
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: Help start a Bible Translation
New Testament: None Reported
Complete Bible: None Reported
Ministry Resources [7]
Audio RecordingsMegaVoice Audio Bible and Stories
Audio RecordingsAudio Bible teaching (GRN)
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Surubu, Zurubu in Nigeria

Global                 Global
  Affinity Bloc             Global  
People Cluster
    Benue     Africa, West and Central    
      Surubu Nigeria    
            People-by-Country (Profile)          
            Surubu, Zurubu in Nigeria          
      Religion Language  
      Christianity     Vori  
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