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Galguduud

Galguduud
Region
Location in Somalia.
Location in Somalia.
Coordinates:
Country  Somalia
Regional State Central Regions State
Capital Dhusamareb
Government
 • Governor Hussein Ali Weheliye[1]
Time zone EAT (UTC+3)

Galguduud (Somali: Galgaduud, Arabic: جلجدود‎) is an administrative region (gobol) in central Somalia.[2]

Contents

  • Overview 1
  • Districts 2
  • Major towns 3
  • Notes 4
  • External links 5

Overview

It is bordered by Ethiopia, the Somalian regions of Mudug, Hiran and Middle Shebelle (Shabeellaha Dhexe), and the Indian Ocean.

Galguduud's capital is Dhusamareb.

Districts

The Galguduud region consists of five districts:[3]

Major towns

Notes

  1. ^ "News in Brief, 21st March 2014" (PDF). Embassy of The Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia. Retrieved 11 July 2014. 
  2. ^ "Somalia". The World Factbook. Langley, Virginia: Central Intelligence Agency. Retrieved 6 December 2013. 
  3. ^ "Galgaduud Region" (PDF). Retrieved 30 January 2014. 

External links

  • Administrative map of Galgaduud


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