Discover Makamba in Burundi
Makamba in the region of Makamba with its 19,642 habitants is a place located in Burundi - some 60 mi or ( 97 km ) South-East of Bujumbura , the country's capital .
Local time in Makamba is now 03:07 PM (Friday) . The local timezone is named " Africa/Bujumbura " with a UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Tabora, Mwanza, Musoma, Kigoma, and Kigali. When in this area, you might want to check out Tabora . We discovered some clip posted online . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Makamba ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.
Baby Mountain Gorilla
Uganda, Bwindi Forest M group ..
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Interesting facts about this location
Makamba is a city located in southern Burundi. It is the capital city of Makamba Province.
Located at -4.13 29.80 (Lat./Long.); Less than 0 km away
Makamba is the southernmost province of Burundi. The province has a population of 357,492 (1999 estimate) and covers an area of 1,960 km². The provincial capital is Makamba. makamba has six communes. Many refugees have returned from Tanzania to this province, especially to the communes of Kayogoro, Nyanza lac, Mabanda and Vugizo. This causes a big problem, because there is not enough land for everybody. It is the most fertile province of Burundi.
Located at -4.26 29.82 (Lat./Long.); Less than 14 km away
Mabanda is a city located close to the southern tip of Burundi, near the border with Tanzania.
Located at -4.27 29.78 (Lat./Long.); Less than 15 km away
Bururi is a city located in southern Burundi. It is the capital city of Bururi Province and has around 20.000 inhabitants in 2007. On 29 April 1972 a massacre took place here. Local Hutu gendarmes in Bururi drove out military and civil government control of the Tutsi military regime of Micombero. A republic was declared, and a week later suppressed by Burundian troops. Subsequent government reprisals against Hutu intelligentsia has been referred to as a 'partial genocide'.
Located at -3.95 29.62 (Lat./Long.); Less than 29 km away
Nyanza Lac is a city in southern Burundi, in Makamba Province. It is located on the shores of Lake Tanganyika, to the south of Mutambara and close to the border with Tanzania.
Located at -4.34 29.61 (Lat./Long.); Less than 32 km away
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