45,000 (1991 SIL).
East Region. Menzime and Bangantu are in Kadey division, Mbang subdivision, south of Batouri; others in Boumba and Ngoko divisions, south and west of Yokadouma.
Bageto (Baagato, Bangantu, Northern Bangantu), Kunabembe (Konabem, Konabembe, Kunabeeb, Nkumabem), Mbobyeng (Pobyeng), Menzime (Medzime, Mendzime, Mezime), Mpomam (Boman, Mboman).
A few also use Ewondo [ewo].