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Songea Destination Guide

Discover Songea in Tanzania!

Songea in the region of Ruvuma with it's 126,449 habitants is a place located in Tanzania - some 312 mi (or 502 km) South of Dodoma, the country's capital.

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Local time in Songea is now 03:53 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named "Africa / Dar es Salaam" with an UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Morogoro, Mbeya, Iringa, Dar es Salaam, Karonga or Chipyela. When in this area, you might want to check out Songea, Ruhuwiko, Matagoro and Luhira 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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01:07 min ( October 18, 2012 by PSYloscrable)
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Pinontas krhtiki tsikoudia o pakis ta exei pathei olla

2012 Songea's Kids

05:50 min ( May 02, 2012 by michaeldvz)
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Songea's Kids serves orphan and vulnerable children in Songea, TZ with our NGO partner, Jirani Mwema. The video shows how children's lives have been transformed with the support of our sponsors. Songe...

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Interesting facts about this location


Songea is the capital of the Ruvuma Region in southeastern Tanzania. It is located along the A19 road. The city has a population of approximately 130,000, and is the seat of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Songea. Between 1905 and 1907 the city was a centre of African resistance during the Maji Maji Rebellion in German East Africa. The city is poised to experience significant economic growth in the near future as the Mtwara Corridor opens up in a few years.

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Located at -10.68, 35.65 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in the Ruvuma Region


Mshindo is an administrative ward in the Iringa Urban district of the Iringa Region of Tanzania. According to the 2002 census, the ward has a total population of 1,895.

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Located at -10.68, 35.65 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in the Iringa Region, Wards of Tanzania

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