Cibitoke

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Cibitoke
Tutsi soldiers and gendarmes guarding the road to Cibitoke on the border with Zaire.
Tutsi soldiers and gendarmes guarding the road to Cibitoke on the border with Zaire.
Cibitoke is located in Burundi
Cibitoke
Cibitoke
Location in Burundi
Coordinates: 2°53′19″S 29°07′12″E / 2.88861°S 29.12000°E / -2.88861; 29.12000
CountryFlag of Burundi.svg Burundi
PrefectureCibitoke Province
Elevation915 m (3,002 ft)
Population (2008)
 • Total23,885

Cibitoke is a city located in northwestern Burundi. It is the capital of the Cibitoke Province.

The city is the birthplace of Olympic judoka Odette Ntahonvukiye.

Coordinates: 2°53′19″S 29°07′12″E / 2.88861°S 29.12000°E / -2.88861; 29.12000