Oshana Region

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Oshana Region
The Oshana Region in Namibia
The Oshana Region in Namibia
CountryNamibia
CapitalOshakati
Area
 • Total8,647 km2 (3,339 sq mi)
Population
 (2011)[2]
 • Total176,674
 • Density20/km2 (53/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+2 (CAT)

Oshana is a region in Namibia. The capital is Oshakati.

Omahangu (pearl millet) is the main staple crop grown in Oshana. Cattle also do well here and there are many herds.

There are eleven constituencies:

References[change | change source]

  1. "Namibia's Population by Region". Election Watch. Institute for Public Policy Research (1): 3. 2013.
  2. "Oshana 2011 Census Regional Profile" (PDF). Statistics Namibia. Retrieved 10 April 2020.