Saurimo

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Saurimo
Municipality and town
Coordinates: 9°39′S 20°24′E / 9.65°S 20.4°E / -9.65; 20.4Coordinates: 9°39′S 20°24′E / 9.65°S 20.4°E / -9.65; 20.4
Country  Angola
Province Lunda Sul Province
Elevation 3,547 ft (1,081 m)
Population
 • Total 200,000
Time zone WAT (UTC+1)

Saurimo (pre-1975: Henrique de Carvalho) is a town in northeastern Angola. It is the capital of the Lunda Sul Province. There are about 200,000 people. The number of people has gotten bigger because migrants are running from areas hurt by the civil war.