The Nafaanra language is spoken by over 60,000 people in the Banda district of the Brong-Ahafo region of Ghana and in the Bondoukou Department of the Gontougo Region of Côte d'Ivoire.

The information in this dictionary was collected over several decades, under the auspices of the Nafaanra Language Project of the Ghana Institute of Linguistics, Literacy and Bible Translation (GILLBT).