8,400 (1982 SIL).
South West Region, Meme division, Kumba area and north along Kumba-Mamfe road and southeast of Ekondo-Titi; Littoral Region, Moungo division.
Bafaw (Afo, Bafo, Bafowu, Lefo’, Nho), Balong (Bai, Balon, Balung, Bayi, Nlong, Valongi). May be 2 languages.
Also use Duala [dua].
Language community is heterogeneous. Christian, traditional religion.