Open main menu

Ennedi-Est Region (Arabic: إنيدي الشرقية‎) is a region of Chad which was created in 2012 from Ennedi Region.[1] It appears to cover the same territory as the former Ennedi Est Department.[2] The capital of the region is Am-Djarass. The region's current governor is General Hassan Djorobo.[3]

Ennedi-Est

إنيدي الشرقية
Hoodoos in the Ennedi Plateau
Hoodoos in the Ennedi Plateau
Map of Chad highlighting the Ennedi-Est region in red.
Map of Chad highlighting the Ennedi-Est region in red.
Coordinates: 17°39′N 23°9′E / 17.650°N 23.150°E / 17.650; 23.150Coordinates: 17°39′N 23°9′E / 17.650°N 23.150°E / 17.650; 23.150
CountryChad
DepartmentsAm-Djarass, Wadi-Hawar
CommunesAm-Djarass, Bao, Djouna, Kaoura, Bahaï, Birdouani
Created2012
Regional capitalAm-Djarass
Government
 • GovernorHassan Djorobo
Population
 (2009)
 • Total113,862
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (WAT)

SubdivisionsEdit

Ennedi-Est Region is divided into two departments:[1]

Department Capital Communes
Am-Djarass Am-Djarass Am-Djarass, Bao, Djouna, Kaoura
Wadi-Hawar Wadi-Hawar Bahaï, Birdouani

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Déby, Idriss (4 September 2012). "Ordonnance No. 27/PR/2012" (PDF). Republic of Chad. Archived from the original (PDF) on 3 April 2015. Retrieved 14 June 2015.
  2. ^ Law, Gwillim. "Regions of Chad". Statoids. Retrieved 14 June 2015.
  3. ^ "Le Chef l'Etat IDRISS DEBY ITNO en vacances à Am-Djarass". Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Republic of Chad. 7 July 2013. Archived from the original on 12 September 2015. Retrieved 14 June 2015.