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Discover Bossou in Guinea

Bossou in the region of Nzerekore Region is a town located in Guinea - some 376 mi or ( 606 km ) East of Conakry , the country's capital .

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Local time in Bossou is now 04:25 PM (Wednesday) . The local timezone is named " Africa/Conakry " with a UTC offset of 0 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Sanniquellie, Monrovia, Gbarnga, Yamoussoukro, and Man. When in this area, you might want to check out Sanniquellie . Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Bossou ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Interesting facts about this location


Bossou is a town and sub-prefecture in the Lola Prefecture in the Nzérékoré Region of south-eastern Guinea. Much of the sub prefecture consists of the Mount Nimba Strict Nature Reserve.

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Located at 7.65 -8.52 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Populated places in the Nzérékoré Region, Sub-prefectures of Guinea


Yekepa is a town in northern Liberia, lying near the Guinean border. It was the base for Lamco's iron ore mining operation until it was destroyed in the First Liberian Civil War. Nearby Guesthouse Hill is one of the highest points in the nation. The community is home to the African Bible College University. Rehabilitation of the once prosperous mining town has now been taken up by Arcelor Mittal, the steel giant. The company received the green light in May 2007 after many a controversy.

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Located at 7.58 -8.54 (Lat./Long.); Less than 8 km away
Tags: Nimba County, Populated places in Liberia


Guinea Listen/ˈɡɪni/, officially the Republic of Guinea (French: République de Guinée), is a country in West Africa. Formerly known as French Guinea, it is today sometimes called Guinea-Conakry to distinguish it from its neighbour Guinea-Bissau and the Republic of Equatorial Guinea. It has a population of 10,057,975 and an area of 246,000 square kilometres .

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Located at 7.54 -8.50 (Lat./Long.); Less than 12 km away
Tags: Countries bordering the Atlantic Ocean, Countries in Africa, Economic Community of West African States, French-speaking countries, Guinea, Least Developed Countries, Member states of La Francophonie, Member states of the African Union, Member states of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation, Member states of the United Nations, Republics, States and territories established in 1958, West African countries

Mount Nimba Strict Nature Reserve

Mount Nimba Strict Nature Reserve is a protected area and UNESCO World Heritage Site in both Guinea and Côte d'Ivoire. A further extension of the reserve to include areas in Liberia has also been proposed. The park includes significant portions of Mount Nimba, a geographically unique area with more than 200 endemic species. These species include multiple types of duikers, big cats, civets, Chimpanzees, and several types of viviparous toads.

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Located at 7.60 -8.39 (Lat./Long.); Less than 14 km away
Tags: Biosphere reserves of Guinea, Mountains of Guinea, Mountains of Ivory Coast, Nzérékoré Region, Protected areas of Ivory Coast, World Heritage Sites in Guinea, World Heritage Sites in Ivory Coast

Yarmein District

Yarmein District is one of 17 districts of Nimba County, Liberia. As of 2008, the population was 22,718.

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Located at 7.57 -8.61 (Lat./Long.); Less than 14 km away
Tags: Districts of Liberia, Nimba County