Democratic Republic of the Congo


Language Data

  • Alternate names: Kiyogo, Maigo, Maiko, Majugu, Mayko, Mayugo
  • Dialects: Mabodese, Mabozo, Madimadoko, Madipia, Madjedje, Magbai
  • Scriptures published:
    • New Testament (2015)
    • Portions (2000 — 2015)
    • GANDJA NA MBƗA (2015)
    • The JESUS Film See above
  • Literacy: Also use Bangala [bxg] or Lingala [lin]. Bangala used by the older generation. Increasingly youth use Lingala
    Second Language: No information available.
  • Primary country: Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • Region: Orientale province: Isiro area, mostly Rungu and Wamba territories
  • Religion: Christian, traditional religion
  • Number of users: 100,000
  • Vitality: Developing

(data from Ethnologue and other sources)