On arrival in South Africa, they occupied areas of Damaraland and Batlapin
They later settled around Brakenstien, cadeboo, Winterberg and Drakensberg ranges.
They also settled near the Kei, Vaal and Tugela river valleys Some spread and settled around Griqualand, Transvaal, Orange Free State and Transkei.
Others settled in the Tati district of present-day Botswana
They were later pushed into drier areas of the Namib Desert by the stronger Bantu.
- Today, they are found in Namibia, Kalahari and Angola but small groups remained in the northern parts of the Cape Province.