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Chililabombwe

Chililabombwe
Bancroft
Chililabombwe is located in Zambia
Chililabombwe
Location in Zambia
Coordinates:
Country Zambia
Province Copperbelt Province
District Chililabombwe District
Government
 • Mayor Paul Kabuswe
Elevation[1] 4,460 ft (1,360 m)
Population (2005)
 • Total 93,000
 • Religions Christian

Chililabombwe (formerly named Bancroft) is a small town located on the Congo Border in Zambia's Copperbelt Province. The name means 'place of the croaking frog'.

The main economic activity is the mining of copper.

See also

References

  1. ^ http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/111476/Chililabombwe


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