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Discover Rhap in Senegal!

Rhap in the region of Kaolack is a place located in Senegal - some 91 mi (or 146 km) East of Dakar, the country's capital.

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Local time in Rhap is now 01:38 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Africa / Dakar" with an UTC offset of 0 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Ziguinchor, Yoro, Tigdiam, Sassara, Saint-Louis or Banjul. When in this area, you might want to check out Sagne Bambara, Rhap, Ngotie, Ndiakel, Mbodjene and Ganboul Moctar as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Madina Baye -The City of Our Father

03:35 min ( September 28, 2011 by faydatv)
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Images from Madina Baye Senegal. The Grand mosque and people associated with the city

Senegal Kaolack

00:18 min ( September 10, 2010 by Maurizio Pinto)
Views: 1,677 - Rating: 0/5

Centre ville


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Interesting facts about this location

Sine-Saloum

Sine-Saloum is a region in Senegal located north of the Gambia and south of the Petite Côte. It encompasses an area of 24,000 square kilometers, about 12% of Senegal, with a population in the 1990s of 1,060,000. The western portion contains the Saloum Delta, a river delta at the junction of the Saloum and the North Atlantic. It is in this region that the Saloum Delta National Park is located. 145,811 hectares of the Delta were designated a UNESCO Heritage Site in 2011.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 14.25, -16.17 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Geography of Senegal, River deltas, Serer country

Gandiaye

The town and commune of Gandiaye in the Department of Kaolack, central Senegal, lies along National Route 1 about 24 kilometers from Kaolack. The population (2002) is about 10,000 consisting of the Serer, Wolof, Fula, Bambara and Jola) ethnic groups. The commune includes the rural towns of Thiomby, le Dya, and Ndiebel. The economy is mainly agricultural, marketing to highway traffic. Outsiders come to fish in the Saloum River tributaries. As of 2002 the Mayor of Gandiaye was Dr. El Hadji Gueye.

More reading: Gandiaye homepage
Located at 14.25, -16.17 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Kaolack Region, Populated places in Senegal, Serer country

Kaolack Department

Kaolack Department is one of the departments of Senegal, located in the Kaolack Region.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 14.25, -16.17 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Departments of Senegal, Kaolack Region

Kaolack

Kaolack is a town of 172,305 people (2002 census) on the north bank of the Saloum River and the N1 road in Senegal. It is the capital of the Kaolack Region, which borders The Gambia to the south. Kaolack is an important regional market town and is Senegal's main peanut trading and processing center. As the center of Ibrahimiyya branch of the Tijaniyyah Sufi order founded by Ibrayima Ñas, it is also a major center of Islamic education.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 14.25, -16.17 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:French West Africa, Kaolack Region, Populated places in Senegal, Regional capitals in Senegal

Kaolack Airport

Kaolack Airport is an airport serving Kaolack, the capital of the Kaolack Region in Senegal.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 14.25, -16.17 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Senegal, Kaolack Region