They occupy Mayo-Belwa, Jada, Ganye, Toungo, and some parts of Fufure and Yola in Adamawa State. They are also found in the adjoining parts of Cameroon. Their major occupation is farming. In the northeastern states of Nigeria the Mumuyes are the Largest producers of yam. Today the Mumuye tribes still uphold their traditional and cultural values, as most of their festivals and cultural rites are still been practiced. The Chamba people are the closest neighbors of the Mumuyes.