Niari Department

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Niari
Department
Niari, department of the Republic of the Congo
Niari, department of the Republic of the Congo
Country Republic of the Congo
Capital Dolisie
Area
 • Total 25,942 km2 (10,016 sq mi)
Population (2007 census)
 • Total 231,271
 • Density 8.9/km2 (23/sq mi)

Niari is a department of the Republic of the Congo in the western part of the country. It borders the departments of Bouenza, Kouilou, and Lékoumou, and internationally, Gabon, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, and the Cabinda portion of Angola. The regional capital is Dolisie.

Districts of Niari

Niari is divided into six districts:

  1. Divenie
  2. Kibangou
  3. Kimongo
  4. Louvakou
  5. Mayoko
  6. Mossendjo


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Coordinates: 4°12′S 12°40′E / 4.200°S 12.667°E / -4.200; 12.667