Sud-Ubangi

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Sud-Ubangi
Province du Sud-Ubangi
Location of Sud-Ubangi
Coordinates: 3°15′N 19°46′E / 3.250°N 19.767°E / 3.250; 19.767Coordinates: 3°15′N 19°46′E / 3.250°N 19.767°E / 3.250; 19.767
Country Democratic Republic of the Congo
Named forUbangi River
CapitalGemena
Area
 • Total51,648 km2 (19,941 sq mi)
Population
 (2005 est.)
 • Total2,744,345
 • Density53/km2 (140/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (West Africa Time)
Official languageFrench, Lingala

Sud-Ubangi (or Zuid-Ubangi) is one of the 26 provinces of the Democratic Republic of the Congo.[2] It is in the north of the country on the Ubangi River. Its capital is Gemena.

Before 2015, Sud-Ubangi was part of Équateur Province.

The territories of the province are:

References[change | change source]

  1. "Le Président Félix Tshisekedi investit par ordonnance les gouverneurs du Sankuru et Sud-Ubangi". ACP Média Public (in French). 7 August 2019. Retrieved 11 August 2019.
  2. Central Intelligence Agency (2016). "Democratic Republic of the Congo". The World Factbook. Langley, Virginia: Central Intelligence Agency. Retrieved 10 May 2016.