Introduction / HistoryThe Tumbuka or Phoka is a small group of people originally from around the Nyika Plateau of the northern Malawi.
Where are they located?Currently, they have spread to Zambia, but they are mostly found between the Nkhamanga Kingdom of Rumphi on the south, Tonga on the east and Ngonde on the North.
What are their lives like?Basically they are a quiet people who depend on subsistence farming and hunting.
What are their beliefs?Originally they believed mostly in magic and witchcraft, but with the coming of civilization that has changed. Today many are Christians.