Wushi

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A language of Cameroon

Alternate Names
Babessi, Cho’ Wushike, Pesii, Sii, Vesi
Population

25,000 (2008 SIL).

Location

North West Region, Ngo Ketunjia division, Babessi subdivision, east of Ndop, Babessi village.

Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Dialects

Similar to Vengo [bav], Kenswei-Nsei [ndb], and Bamunka [bvm].

Language Use

Also use Cameroon Pidgin [wes].

Language Development
Radio programs.
Writing
Unwritten.
Other Comments

Ethnic autonym: Wushi. Traditional religion, Christian, Muslim.