Where on earth do they speak Fulfulde, Nigerian?

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Language: Fulfulde, Nigerian
Number of speakers: 11500000
Language code: fuv
Alternate names: Fulbe, Fulfulde, Kano-Katsina-Bororro, Fulfulde, Nigerian, Kano-Katsina-Bororo Fulfulde, Peul
Where spoken: Cameroon, Nigeria

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  • Language classification: Niger-Congo, Atlantic-Congo, Atlantic, Northern, Senegambian, Fula-Wolof, Fula, East Central
  • Dialects: Ako, Bororo, Bororro, Kano-Katsina, Mbororo, Nomadic Fulfulde, Sokoto
  • Also spoken in: Chad
  • Region: Kano-Katsina: Kano, Katsina, Zaria, Jos plateau and southeast to Bauchi; Bornu State, Bororro, Maiduguri is center; Sokoto State, Sokoto. Also in Cameroon (Kano-Katsina-Bororro Fulfulde), Chad (Kano-Katsina-Bororro Fulfulde).