Shown within Southern Province and Rwanda
|• Total||1,090 km2 (420 sq mi)|
|Population (2012 census)|
|• Density||310/km2 (810/sq mi)|
Geography, flora and fauna
The district lies between Butare and Cyangugu in the south-west of Rwanda, and contains much of the former Gikongoro Province, which was disbanded in 2006. It also contains the eastern half of Nyungwe Forest, a popular tourist destination, being one of the last remaining forest areas of Rwanda and home to chimpanzees and many other species of primate.
Nyamagabe district is divided into 17 sectors (imirenge): Buruhukiro, Cyanika, Gatare, Kaduha, Kamegeli, Kibirizi, Kibumbwe, Kitabi, Mbazi, Mugano, Musange, Musebeya, Mushubi, Nkomane, Gasaka, Tare and Uwinkingi.
Kigeme refugee camp
- "Rwanda Commits to Ending GBV in Refugee Camps". Retrieved 2014-06-09.
- "Districts of Rwanda". Statoids.
- Inzego.doc[permanent dead link] — Province, District and Sector information from MINALOC, the Rwanda ministry of local government.