Sangha Department (Republic of the Congo)

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Sangha
Department
Sangha, department of the Republic of the Congo
Sangha, department of the Republic of the Congo
Country Republic of the Congo
Capital Ouesso
Area
 • Total 55,800 km2 (21,500 sq mi)
Population (2007 census)
 • Total 85,738
 • Density 1.5/km2 (4.0/sq mi)

Sangha is a department of the Republic of the Congo in the northern part of the country. It borders the departments of Cuvette, Cuvette-Ouest, and Likouala, and internationally, Cameroon, Gabon and the Central African Republic. The regional capital is Ouésso. Principal towns include Sembé and Souanké.

Sangha is divided into one commune and five districts:

  1. Mokéko District
  2. Ngbala District
  3. Pikounda District
  4. Sembé District
  5. Souanké District

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