10,000 (Dieu and Renaud 1983), increasing.
North West Region, Mezam division, Tuba subdivision, along Ring road, northeast of Bamenda. Bambili, Bambui villages.
Bambili (Mbele, Mbili, Mbogoe), Bambui (Mbui). Mutual inherent intelligibility is low with Mendankwe-Nkwen [mfd].
They interact more with Bafut than with Nkwen and Mendankwe-Nkwen. Christian, traditional religion, Muslim.