Izzi people

Izzi is a northeastern Igbo subgroup, in southeastern Nigeria. [2]It is also the name of the territory in which they live, the Local Government Area of Izzi. They speak the Izzi dialect. Izzi is spoken majorly in Ebonyi and some parts of Benue state.

Total population
Regions with significant populations
 Nigeria 865,000[1]
Igboid languages


  1. ^ a b "Project - Great Commission Status of the Igbo Cluster". Joshua Project.
  2. ^ Alagoa, Ebiegberi Joe (1988). The Early History of the Niger Delta. Buske Verlag. p. 92. ISBN 3-87118-848-4. Retrieved 2008-12-19.