Opala, Democratic Republic of the Congo

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Opala is located in Democratic Republic of the Congo
Coordinates: 0°30′34″S 24°13′45″E / 0.509313°S 24.229059°E / -0.509313; 24.229059Coordinates: 0°30′34″S 24°13′45″E / 0.509313°S 24.229059°E / -0.509313; 24.229059
Country Democratic Republic of Congo
Province Tshopo
Territory Opala Territory
 • Total 15,569
Climate Af
National language Swahili

Opala is a city in the Tshopo Province of the Democratic Republic of the Congo. It is the administrative center of the Opala Section and of the Opala Territory. The town lies on the left bank of the Lomami River.[1][2]


  1. ^ "Carte des Districts et Territoires de l'ORIENTALE" (PDF). Reliefweb. October 2002. Retrieved 2011-10-08. 
  2. ^ X. Blaes (October 2008). "Découpage administratif de la République Démocratique du Congo" (PDF). PNUD-SIG. Retrieved 2011-11-02.