Ukhwejo

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Alternate Names
Benkonjo
Population

2,000 (1996 SIL).

Location

Sangha-Mbaéré Prefecture, south of Nola. Ukhwejo in Ngulo; Bikaka in Nalimo, Salo, Bayanga, and Gbaso; Piiga in Koola, Ambasila; Kamsili in Bomanzoku, Linjombo, both sides of Sanga river. 7 villages.

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Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Dialects

Bikaka, Kamsili (Ngamsile), Piiga, Ukhwejo. Similar to Koonzime [ozm], Mpiemo [mcx], Bomwali [bmw], and Makaa [mep].

Writing
Unwritten.
Other Comments

Population threatened by sleeping sickness.