Lopou

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Lopou
Town and sub-prefecture
Lopou is located in Ivory Coast
Lopou
Lopou
Location in Ivory Coast
Coordinates: 5°25′N 4°28′W / 5.417°N 4.467°W / 5.417; -4.467Coordinates: 5°25′N 4°28′W / 5.417°N 4.467°W / 5.417; -4.467
Country  Ivory Coast
District Lagunes
Region Grands-Ponts
Department Dabou
Population (2014)[1]
 • Total 30,269
Time zone GMT (UTC+0)

Lopou is a town in southern Ivory Coast. It is a sub-prefecture of Dabou Department in Grands-Ponts Region, Lagunes District.

Lopou was a commune until March 2012, when it became one of 1126 communes nationwide that were abolished.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Côte d'Ivoire". geohive.com. Archived from the original on 22 November 2015. Retrieved 10 December 2015. 
  2. ^ "Le gouvernement ivoirien supprime 1126 communes, et maintient 197 pour renforcer sa politique de décentralisation en cours", news.abidjan.net, 7 March 2012.