Cankuzo Province

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Cankuzo Province
Burundi - Cankuzo.svg
Country  Burundi
Capital Cankuzo
 • Governor Régine Katabarumwe (UPRONA)
 • Total 1,964.54 km2 (758.51 sq mi)
Area rank Ranked 4th
Population (2008 census)
 • Total 228,873
 • Density 120/km2 (300/sq mi)

Cankuzo Province is one of the 18 provinces of Burundi. Located in the eastern part of the country, the province covers an area of 1,965 km². The provincial capital is Cankuzo.


Communes of Cankuzo Province in Burundi Cankuzo Province is divided into five communes; each governed by an elected 25-member council.


Direct Communal and National Assembly elections were held throughout Burundi on 3 June and 4 July 2005, respectively.

Coordinates: 3°12′52″S 30°36′38″E / 3.21444°S 30.61056°E / -3.21444; 30.61056