Central Darfur

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Central Darfur
State
Location in Sudan
Location in Sudan
Country  Sudan
Region Darfur
Capital Zalingei
Government
 • Governor Yousif Tibin
Time zone EAT (UTC+3)

Central Darfur is one of the states of Sudan, and one of five comprising the Darfur region. It was created in January 2012 as a result of the on-going peace process for the wider Darfur region. [1] The state capital is Zalingei. The state was formed from land that was previously part of the states of West Darfur and South Darfur.

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Coordinates: 12°20′N 23°25′E / 12.333°N 23.417°E / 12.333; 23.417