100,000 (2005 SIL).
Mara Region, Musoma Rural district, Makongoro division.
5 vowel system.
Children learn Zanaki first. Home, field-work, local gatherings. All ages. Positive attitudes. Children also learn Swahili [swh] early where a mix of language groups is found in the villages.
Latin script [Latn].
Traditional religion, Christian, Muslim.