Where on earth do they speak Chiga?

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Language: Chiga
Number of speakers: 1580000
Language code: cgg
Alternate names: Chiga, Ciga, Kiga, Nkore-Kiga, Oluchiga, Orukiga, Rukiga
Where spoken: Uganda

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  • Language classification: Niger-Congo, Atlantic-Congo, Volta-Congo, Benue-Congo, Bantoid, Southern, Narrow Bantu, Central, J, Nyoro-Ganda (E.14)
  • Dialects: Rutwa, Twa
  • Also spoken in:
  • Region: Extreme southwest, Kabale, Kanungu, Kisoro, Ntungamo, and Rukungiri districts; Kibaale, Kyenjojo, Kamwenge, and Kyegegwa districts.