Where on earth do they speak Hemba?

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Language: Hemba
Number of speakers: 181000
Language code: hem
Alternate names: Eastern Luba, Emba, Hemba, Kiemba, Kihemba, Luba-Hemba
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, L, Luba (L.34)
  • Dialects:
  • Also spoken in:
  • Region: Katanga Province, east Kongolo territory.