Dalweyn

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Dalweyn
Town
Dalweyn is located in Somalia
Dalweyn
Dalweyn
Location in Somalia
Coordinates: 10°16′N 49°04′E / 10.267°N 49.067°E / 10.267; 49.067
Country

 Somalia

Region Bari
Time zone East Africa Time (UTC+3)

Dalweyn is a town in the Bari province of the autonomous Puntland region in northeastern Somalia.

History[edit]

The town was first established by Bile Nuur, a well-known leader hailing from the Reer Zakariye sub-clan of the Dashiishe Darod.

Geography[edit]

Dalweyn is situated about 111 kilometres south of Bosaso, near the town of Qardho. It is strategically located and is rich in natural resources.

Demographics[edit]

The town has a population of about 2000 inhabitants.

References[edit]

Coordinates: 10°16′N 49°04′E / 10.267°N 49.067°E / 10.267; 49.067