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Jiren Destination Guide

Touring Jiren in Ethiopia.

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Jiren in the region of Oromiya Region is located in Ethiopia - some 164 mi (or 264 km) South-West of Addis Ababa, the country's capital city.

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Time in Jiren is now 05:31 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Africa / Addis Ababa" with an UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on your travel resources, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Yebu, Sentama, Kosa, K'och'e, Jima or Ad-Damazin. Being here already, consider visiting Sek'a, Jiren, Gijabi, Cotta, Belga and Agaro. We also found some pictures.




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Interesting facts about this location

Gomma (woreda)

Gomma is one of the woredas in the Oromia Region of Ethiopia. It is named after the former Kingdom of Gomma, whose territory was roughly the same as the modern woreda. Part of the Jimma Zone, Gomma is bordered on the south by Seka Chekorsa, on the southwest by Gera, on the northwest by Setema, on the north by the Didessa River which separates it from the Illubabor Zone, on the northeast by Limmu Kosa, and on the east by Mana. Towns include Beshasha, Choche, Ghembe, and Limmu Shaye.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 7.82, 36.68 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Oromia Region, Woredas of Ethiopia

Mana (woreda)

This article is about the woreda in Ethiopia. For other uses, see Mana (disambiguation). Mana is one of the woredas in the Oromia Region of Ethiopia. Part of the Jimma Zone, Mana is bordered on the south by Seka Chekorsa, on the west by Gomma, on the north by Limmu Kosa, and on the east by Kersa. The administrative center of this woreda is Yebu. The landscape of Mana includes mountains, high forests and plain divided by valleys. Mountains include Weshi and Bebella.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 7.82, 36.68 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Oromia Region, Woredas of Ethiopia

Agaro

Agaro (or Haggaro) is a town and separate woreda in southwestern Ethiopia. Located in the Jimma Zone of the Oromia Region, it has a latitude and longitude of {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:7|51|N|36|35|E|region:ET-OR_type:city(41616)|| |primary |name= }}, and an elevation of 1560 meters above sea level.

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Located at 7.82, 36.68 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in the Oromia Region

Jimma University

Jimma University (JU) is one of the top teaching universities in Ethiopia, and is located in Oromia Region, Jimma Zone. It offers programs and researches which lead toward degrees in different fields of studies. It was established in December 1999 with the amalgamation of the Jimma College of Agriculture (founded in 1952) and the Jimma Institute of Health Sciences (founded in 1983). The main campus of JU is next to the former palace of the kings of Kingdom of Jimma.

More reading: Jimma University homepage
Located at 7.82, 36.68 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
Tags:1999 establishments in Ethiopia, Educational institutions established in 1999, Universities and colleges in Ethiopia

Jimma

Jimma, also spelled Jima, is the largest city in southwestern Ethiopia. It's a special zone of the Oromia Region and is surrounded by Jimma Zone. It has a latitude and longitude of {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:7|40|N|36|50|E|region:ET_type:city(159,009)|| | |name= }}. The town was the capital of Kaffa Province until the province was dissolved. Prior to the 2007 census, Jimma was reorganized administratively as a special Zone. Herbert S.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 7.82, 36.68 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in the Oromia Region