117,000 in Togo (Vanderaa 1991). Population total all countries: 177,000.
Kara region, Kéran and Doufelgou prefectures; Central and Plateaux regions, Sotouboua, Ogou, and Haho prefectures; important minority in Lomé. Also in Benin, Ghana.
Ethnic autonym: Lama. Lamba is the French name. Losso refers to people on the Losso Plain, including the Nawdeba (Nawdm). Traditional religion, Muslim, Christian.