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Map of Katavi district in Tanzania

Basic information about Katavi
Katavi Region is one of Tanzania's 30 administrative regions. The regional capital is Mpanda. In March 2012, shortly after the Katavi Region was created, Dr. Rajab Mtumwa Rutengwe was appointed Katavi Regional Commissioner. He was formerly the Mpanda District Commissioner.
Cities, towns & villages in Katavi
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MpandaMpanda is a city in Katavi Region of Tanzania, East Africa. It is the administrative centre of Katavi Region, Mpanda District and is itself one of the four districts of the region. Mpanda is a \"frontier town\" in the far west of Tanzania, roughly 500 km north of Mbeya and 380 km south-west of Tabora. It is the administrative headquarters for the Katavi Region, (created by subdivision of the Rukwa Region in 2012), and for the Mpanda District. It is an important centre in the rural economy, especially for the marketing and transshipment of rice and maize. The Katavi region is increasingly of interest to mineral prospectors, especially for gold. It is also a staging point for visiting the beautiful Katavi National Park, with its headquarters just 35 km to the south at Sitalike. The Park has a@en . Show Mpandaon the map
UgallaUgalla is a small town and ward in Mlele District of Katavi Region, Tanzania, East Africa. The town is on the left (west) bank of the Mtambo River just before it flows into the Ugalla River, on the edge of the Lujaba Swamp. Show Ugallaon the map
States, regions, administrative units in Katavi
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MpandaMpanda District is one of the two districts of the Katavi Region of Tanzania. Its administrative seat is the city of Mpanda. The district is bordered to the northwest by the Kigoma Region, to the northeast by the Tabora Region, to the east by the Mbeya Region, to the southeast by the Sumbawanga Urban District, to the southwest by the Nkasi District and to the west (for a small portion) by Lake Tanganyika. According to the 2002 Tanzania National Census, the population of the Mpanda District was 412,683.Show on map
Katavi RegionKatavi Region is one of Tanzania's 30 administrative regions. The regional capital is Mpanda. In March 2012, shortly after the Katavi Region was created, Dr. Rajab Mtumwa Rutengwe was appointed Katavi Regional Commissioner. He was formerly the Mpanda District Commissioner.Show on map