Basa-Kontagora language

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Native toNigeria
Ethnicity30,000 (no date)[1]
Native speakers
(10 cited 1987)[2]
Language codes
ISO 639-3bsr

Basa-Kontagora is a nearly extinct Kainji language of Nigeria. It is spoken in Mariga, Niger State, near Kontagora and the Basa homeland.


  1. ^ Basa-Kontagora language at Ethnologue (15th ed., 2005)
  2. ^ Basa-Kontagora at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  3. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Bassa-Kontagora". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.