Kipokomo, Lower Pokomo, Malachini, Pfokomo, Upper Pokomo
95,000 (2009 census), increasing.
Coast Province, Tana River district, Upper and Lower Tana river.
Home, social gatherings, church. All ages. Positive attitudes. 75% somewhat bilingual in Kiswahili [swh].
Literacy rate in L1: Below 1%. Literacy rate in L2: 15%–25%. Advocacy to introduce L1 for lower primary school. Taught in primary schools for nursery classes. Poetry. Films. NT: 2003–2004.