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Map of Dire Dawa district in Ethiopia

Basic information about Dire_Dawa
Dire Dawa (Amharic: ድሬ ዳዋ, Oromo: Dirre Dhawaa, \Place of Remedy\, Somali: Dir Dhabe, \Limit of the Dir\, Arabic: ديري داوا) is one of two chartered cities (astedader akabibi) in Ethiopia (the other being the capital, Addis Ababa). It is divided administratively into two woredas, the city proper and the non-urban woreda of Gurgura. Dire Dawa lies in the eastern part of the nation, on the Dechatu River, at the foot of a ring of cliffs that has been described as \somewhat like a cluster of tea-leaves in the bottom of a slop-basin.\ At a latitude and longitude of 9°36′N41°52′E / 9.600°N 41.867°E, it is the second largest city in Ethiopia. The city is an industrial centre, home to several markets and the Aba Tenna Dejazmach Yilma International Airport. Haramaya University is 40 kilometers away.
Cities, towns & villages in Dire Dawa
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Dire DawaDire Dawa (Amharic: ድሬ ዳዋ?, Oromo: Dirre Dhawaa, lit. \"Place of Remedy\", Somali: Dirre Dhabe, meaning \"where Dir hit his spear into the ground\", Arabic: ديري داوا‎‎) is one of two chartered cities (astedader akabibi) in Ethiopia (the other being the capital, Addis Ababa). It is divided administratively into two woredas, the city proper and the non-urban woreda of Gurgura. The city is an industrial centre, home to several markets and the Aba Tenna Dejazmach Yilma International Airport. Haramaya University is 40 kilometres (25 miles) away. Show Dire Dawaon the map
JeldēsaJaldessa (also transliterated Jeldessa, Gildessa) is a village in eastern Ethiopia. Located in the Shinile Zone of the Somali Region, this settlement has a latitude and longitude of 9°43′N 42°08′E / 9.717°N 42.133°E. The Central Statistical Agency has not published an estimate for the population of this village. It is located in Shinile woreda. Show Jeldēsaon the map
States, regions, administrative units in Dire Dawa
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Dire Dawa RegionDire Dawa (Amharic: ድሬ ዳዋ?, Oromo: Dirre Dhawaa, lit. \"Place of Remedy\", Somali: Dirre Dhabe, meaning \"where Dir hit his spear into the ground\", Arabic: ديري داوا‎‎) is one of two chartered cities (astedader akabibi) in Ethiopia (the other being the capital, Addis Ababa). It is divided administratively into two woredas, the city proper and the non-urban woreda of Gurgura. The city is an industrial centre, home to several markets and the Aba Tenna Dejazmach Yilma International Airport. Haramaya University is 40 kilometres (25 miles) away.Show on map
Different buildings in Dire Dawa
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Aba Tenna Dejazmach Yilma International AirportAba Tenna Dejazmach Yilma International Airport (Ge'ez: አባ ጤና ደጃዝማች ይልማ ዓለም አቀፍ የአየር ማረፊያ ābbā ṭēnā dejāzmāč yilmā ʿālem aqef ye-āyyer mārefīyā) (IATA: DIR, ICAO: HADR), also known as Dire Dawa International Airport, is an international airport serving Dire Dawa, a city in eastern Ethiopia. It is located 5 km (3 miles) northwest of the city center. The airport was named after Emperor Haile Selassie's elder half-brother, Dejazmach Yilma Makonnen, who preceded him as governor of Harar.Show on map
Āsfa Wesen StadīyemDire Dawa Stadium is a multi-use stadium in Dire Dawa, Ethiopia. It is currently used mostly for football matches, on club level by Dire Dawa City of the Ethiopian Premier League. The stadium has a capacity of 18,000 spectators. It also hosted six matches during the 1976 African Cup of Nations.Show on map