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Sumbawanga info

Standart time zone:
UTC/GMT +3 hours (Africa/Dar_es_Salaam)

Population:
89,161

Coordinates:
-7.96667, 31.61667

Region:
Rukwa

Continent:
Africa

Country name:
United Republic of Tanzania

ISO code:
TZ, TZA, 834

Fips code:
TZ

Phone code:
255

Country area:
945,087 km2

Country population:
41,892,895

Currency:
TZS

Language:
sw

Other information:

Sumbawanga is a city located in western Tanzania. It is the capital of Rukwa Region with postcode number 55100 . The regional population is approximately 150,000 based on a 2002 census. Sumbawanga lies in the territory of the Wafipa Fipa tribe and so many people speak Kifipa, as well as Kiswahili, the most widely used language of Tanzania. The name of the town literally translates as "throw away your witchcraft", thought to be a warning from local spiritual "healers" to any bringing in superstitions and practices relating to spiritual healers from other areas; there are still some healers who practice both in town and in the surrounding smaller villages on the plateau. Read more in wiki.



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