Mavinga, Cuando Cubango

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Mavinga
Municipality and town
Mavinga is located in Angola
Mavinga
Mavinga
Location in Angola
Coordinates: 15°47′45″S 20°21′26″E / 15.79583°S 20.35722°E / -15.79583; 20.35722
Country  Angola
Province Cuando Cubango
Area
 • Total 44.347 km2 (17.122 sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (WAT)

Mavinga is a town and municipality in the Cuando Cubango province of Angola. The area spans 44.347 km² and contains about 30,000 inhabitants. It comprises the communes of Mavinga, Cunjamba/Dime, Cutuile and Luengue.

Mavinga is one of the four Mbunda municipalities in Angola, predominantly inhabited by the Mbunda.

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  • Mavinga: A Battle that Changed Angolan History, December 1989-May 1990. Cuito Cuanavale: UNITA. 1990.

Coordinates: 15°47′45″S 20°21′26″E / 15.79583°S 20.35722°E / -15.79583; 20.35722