Boghé

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Boghé
بوكي
Commune and town
Bogue,garage.jpg
Boghé is located in Mauritania
Boghé
Boghé
Location in Mauritania
Coordinates: 16°35′N 14°16′W / 16.583°N 14.267°W / 16.583; -14.267
Country  Mauritania
Region Brakna
Elevation 13 m (43 ft)
Population (2013 census)
 • Total 42,759
Time zone GMT (UTC+0)

Boghé (also Bogué) is a town and commune in the Brakna Region of southern Mauritania.[1]

In 2013, it had a census population of 40,341.

The city has a high school but no university. Efforts are under way to build a hospital to serve the city and its region.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Collectivités urbaines à vocation agricole, pastorale ou agropastorale". République Islamique de Mauritanie:Communes de Mauritanie. Retrieved January 14, 2009. 

Coordinates: 16°35′N 14°16′W / 16.583°N 14.267°W / 16.583; -14.267