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Kigali, Rwanda
Kigali, Rwanda
Kigali is locatit in Rwanda
Map o Rwanda shawin the location o Kigali.
Coordinates: 1°56′38″S 30°3′34″E / 1.94389°S 30.05944°E / -1.94389; 30.05944Coordinates: 1°56′38″S 30°3′34″E / 1.94389°S 30.05944°E / -1.94389; 30.05944
Kintra Rwanda
Province Kigali Ceety
Founded 1907
 • Mayor Pascal Nyamulinda (FPR)
 • Total 730 km2 (280 sq mi)
Elevation 1,567 m (5,141 ft)
Population (2015 census)
 • Tot 1,132,686
 • Density 1,600/km2 (4,000/sq mi)
Time zone CAT (UTC+2)
 • Simmer (DST) none (UTC+2)
1. Gasabo
2. Kicukiro
3. Nyarugenge
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Kigali is the caipital an lairgest ceety o Rwanda. It is situatit near the geographic centre o the naition, an haes been the economic, cultural, an transport hub o Rwanda syne it became caipital at unthirldom in 1962. The main residence an offices o the Preses o Rwanda are locatit in the ceety, as are the govrenment meenistries. The ceety is coterminous wi the province o Kigali Ceety, which wis enlairged in Januar 2006 as pairt o local govrenment reorganisation in the kintra. The ceety's urban aurie covers aboot 70% o the municipal bundaries.[1]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Kigali at a Glace", Official Website of Kigali City, accessed 15 August 2008