Tonga

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A language of Malawi

Alternate Names
Chitonga, Kitonga, Siska, Sisya, Western Nyasa
Population

170,000 (Johnstone and Mandryk 2001).

Location

Northern Region, north of Bandawe, west shore of Lake Malawi.

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Language Status

5 (Developing).

Language Development
Bible: 1987.
Writing
Latin script.
Other Comments

Different from Tonga [toi] of Zimbabwe and Zambia and Tonga [toh] of Mozambique.