Ennedi Region

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Coordinates: 17°11′N 21°35′E / 17.183°N 21.583°E / 17.183; 21.583

Map of Chad showing the former region of Ennedi.
Map of Chad showing the former region of Ennedi.
Country Chad
Departments 2
Sub-prefectures 10
Created 2008
Dissolved 4 September 2012
Regional capital Fada
 • Governor Mahamat Saleh Brahim (2010)
Population (2009)
 • Total 173,606

Ennedi Region was a former region of Chad. It was created in 2008 from the Ennedi Est Department and Ennedi Ouest Department of the former Borkou-Ennedi-Tibesti Region. The capital of the Ennedi region was Fada.


Ennedi Region was divided into two departments:

Department Capital Sub-prefectures
Ennedi (fr) Fada Fada, Gouro, Kalait, Ounianga, Nohi
Wadi Hawar (fr) Amdjarass (fr) Amdjarass, Bahaï, Bao Billiat, Kaoura, Mourdi


In 2012 it was split into two new regions: the department of Wadi Hawar became Ennedi-Est Region and the department of Ennedi became Ennedi-Ouest Region.[1][2]


  1. ^ Déby, Idriss (4 September 2012). "Ordonnance No. 27/PR/2012" (PDF). Republic of Chad. Archived from the original (PDF) on 3 April 2015. Retrieved 14 June 2015. 
  2. ^ Law, Gwillim. "Regions of Chad". Statoids. Retrieved 14 June 2015.