Songea District

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Songea Urban District is one of the five districts in the Ruvuma Region of Tanzania. It is bordered to the north by the Songea Rural District, to the east by the Namtumbo District, to the south by Mozambique and to the west by the Mbinga District.

According to the 2002 Tanzania National Census, the population of the Songea Urban District was 131,336.[1]

Wards[edit]

The Songea Urban District is administratively divided into 13 wards:

  • Bomba Mbili
  • Lizaboni
  • Majengo (English meaning: buildings)
  • Matarawe
  • Matogoro
  • Mfaranyaki
  • Misufini
  • Mletete
  • Mshangano
  • Ruhuwiko
  • Ruvuma
  • Songea Mjini
  • Subira

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Coordinates: 10°40′S 36°00′E / 10.667°S 36.000°E / -10.667; 36.000