Where on earth do they speak Hema?

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Language: Hema
Number of speakers: 125000
Language code: nix
Alternate names: Congo Nyoro, Hema, Hema-Sud, Kihema, Nyoro, Runyoro, Southern Hema
Where spoken: Democratic Republic of the Congo

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  • Language classification: Niger-Congo, Atlantic-Congo, Volta-Congo, Benue-Congo, Bantoid, Southern, Narrow Bantu, Central, J, Nyoro-Ganda (E.10)
  • Dialects: Orutoro, Tooro, Toro
  • Also spoken in:
  • Region: Orientale Province, Ituri district, Irumu and Djugu territories.