|Area||15,330 km2 (5,919 sq mi) |
|Population||134,162 (2006) |
|Density||9 / km2 (23 / sq mi)|
Owerview[eedit | eedit soorce]
The Sahara Desert begins at Sabha. There are illegal passenger buses that arrive at this ceety frae soothren African kintras such as Niger, a journey which takes seiven days. It is ane o the maist dangerous routes as it goes through the desert. Bus drivers aften lose their way an passengers sometimes dee frae lack o fuid an water. Fowk frae Ghana, Togo, an Sudan come through Sabha an then tae Europe through Tripoli.
There is a big lake inside the Sahara Desert near Sabha ceety named Gaberoun, the hame o a umwhile veelage which haes nou become a popular tourist spot.
Sabha borders the follaein destricts:
The major settlements o Sabha include
- Samnu (سمنو)
- Tamanhant (تمنهنت)
- Umm al `Abid
- Umm al Ahrar
- Al Mahdia (المهدية)
- Az Zighan (الزيغن)
- Sukrah (Sakra) (سكرة)
- Al Nssiria
- Ghadduwah (Goddua) (غدوة)
- Al Tanawia
References[eedit | eedit soorce]
- before 2007 administrative reorganization
- "Districts of Libya". statoids.com. Retrieved 27 October 2009.