L1 users: 1,000 (1996 WT). Total users in all countries: 2,000.
South West region: Manyu division, Yive village northeast of Akwaya town on Nigeria border.
None known. Lexical similarity: 75% with Tiv [tiv].
SVO; 30 consonant and 7 vowel phonemes; tonal.
Latin script [Latn].
Traditional religion, Christian.