12,900 (1988 SIL).
Oro province: Popondetta district, coast between Bakumbari and Pongani.
Ewage-Notu, Yega (Gona, Okeina, Okena).
Latin script [Latn].
Also spoken by Soverapa people. ‘Ewage’ considered pejorative in Oro Bay, Dongani, and Ako areas. ‘Notu’ considered pejorative in Buna and Gona areas.