Nyika

Nyika

 

(Wanjika), a people in Kenya, inhabiting the shore regions of Malindi, Kilifi, Kwale, and, in part, Mombasa. Their population, including other closely related peoples (Digo, Duruma, Giryama, Rabai, and others), is approximately 400,000 (1967, estimate). Their language is Kinyika (Nyika), which belongs to the eastern group of Bantu languages. The Nyika were exposed to Swahili and Arabic influence. Most of the Nyika profess the Islamic faith (Sunnite sect); some preserve the traditional beliefs of their ancestors. Their main occupation is farming (including fishing among the Digo and cattle raising among the Duruma). Seasonal migratory work on plantations (sisal and other crops) and in cities is increasing.

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But there were mixed feelings for the two overseas selections, Eumir Marcial of the Philippines at light-heavyweight and super-heavyweight David Nyika (New Zealand) as Marcial was beaten 3:0 and Nyika had his hand raised by the same margin.
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If they had not been well armed, or if their nerve had failed them, or if God had not watched over them, their bones would be left on a dusty nyika somewhere, being picked clean by vultures and worms.
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