17,000. 5,000 in the northern dialect (4 villages), 12,000 in the southern (7 villages).
Houet Province, Bobo-Dioulasso department, west of Bobo-Dioulasso, Karankasso, Bouendé, Torosso, Banzo, Tiara, and Bama villages; some in Kenedougou Province.
Northern Seeku (Timiku), Southern Seeku (Gbeneku). Dialects have good inherent intelligibility. 3 minor dialects.