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(also, Ediye), a people living on the island of Fernando Póo, in the Gulf of Guinea. Population, more than 30,000 (1967 estimate). The Bubi language belongs to the northwestern group of the Bantu language family and is very similar to the language of the Duala people, who are related to the Bubis. The religion is Christianity (Catholicism). The chief occupations are farming and gathering the fruit of the African oil palm; some of the Bubis work on plantations owned by Europeans (cacao, coffee, peanut, and so forth).

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Other commonly spoken languages are pidgin English, Fang, Bubi, Combe, Bissio and Annabonese.
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It's not like an infiltrating army can just ask Bubi for a room.
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ho cominciato a scrivere su un grosso quaderno un romanzo con quattro protagonisti: Clarissa, Zandel, io e Valeria, naturalmente con nomi di finzione, Marozia, Zurlo, Bubi e Tania.
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In Zimbabwe's second largest city of Bulawayo, a grouping of pastors said that the Assemblies of God church in the southern Bubi district was closed down after the resident pastor fled following attacks by militants belonging to the ZANU-PF ruling party.