L1 users: 540,000 (2012 SIL).
Ebonyi state: Izzi, Abakaliki, and Ebonyi LGAs; Benue state: Ado LGA; Cross River state: Yala LGA.
None known. Reportedly similar to Igbo [ibo].
Used as L2 by Nnam [nbp].
Taught in primary schools. Grammar. Bible: 2002–2014.
Latin script [Latn].