Nupe

Categories: Ethnicities

Traditionally called the Tapa by the neighboring Yoruba, the Nupe can be found in the Middle Belt and northern Nigeria. The Nupe are noted throughout Nigeria for glass beads, fine leather and mat work, brass trays, and fine cloth.

Synonyms:
Abawa, Agabi, Ampeyi, Anupecwayi, Anupe, Anuperi, Bamop, Bassa-Nge, Bawa, Duma, Nife, Noupé, Nufawa, Nufie, Nupaysee, Nupechizi, Nupecidji, Nupeci, Nupenchi, Nupencizi, Nupesizi, Nuup'e, Nuupe, Takpa, Tapa, Umop
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