Where on earth do they speak Avokaya?

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Language: Avokaya
Number of speakers: 40000
Language code: avu
Alternate names: Abukeia, Avokaya, Avukaya
Where spoken: Democratic Republic of the Congo, South Sudan

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  • Language classification: Nilo-Saharan, Central Sudanic, East, Moru-Madi, Central
  • Dialects: Adjiga, Agamoru, Ajigu, Ajugu, Avokaya Pur, Northern Ogambi, Odzila, Odziliwa, Ojiga, Ojila
  • Also spoken in: Sudan
  • Region: West Equatoria State, Maridi and Mundri West counties; Central Equatoria State, Yei County. Ajugu dialect: Sudan-Congo border south of Maridi; Ojila dialect: mainly between Naam and Olo rivers and east. Also in Democratic Republic of the Congo.