Shown within Eastern Province and Rwanda
|• Total||1,578 km2 (609 sq mi)|
|Population (2012 census)|
|• Density||270/km2 (710/sq mi)|
The district comprises areas in the north-east of Rwanda, between Kayonza and Nyagatare. The German post of Gatsibo was located here, as is the present-day Gabiro military camp. The eastern part of the district is in Akagera National Park, with the Kagera River forming the border with Tanzania.