Thanks to Prof. Debra Spitulnik Vidali of Emory University for forwarding suggested edits, which have been incorporated with minor edits. Don Osborn, 15 Nov. 2015

Bembe learing material that may be of use (possibly wrt orthography, but need to verify first):
Natulande Icibemba =: Let's Speak Bemba (A First-Year Textbook) by Shadreck Kondala & K. Mambwe sites) sites) sites) sites)