Gairo District

Gairo District is one of the seven districts of the Morogoro Region of Tanzania, East Africa. It is located in the northwest corner of Morogoro Region. The administrative seat is in the town of Gairo.[1]

Gairo District
Gairo District is located in Tanzania
Gairo District
Gairo District
Location in Tanzania
Coordinates: 06°16′S 036°55′E / 6.267°S 36.917°E / -6.267; 36.917Coordinates: 06°16′S 036°55′E / 6.267°S 36.917°E / -6.267; 36.917
CountryTanzania
RegionMorogoro Region

HistoryEdit

Gairo District was formally established when it was gazetted in March 2012. Prior to that Gairo was a division of Kilosa District.

Administrative subdivisionsEdit

ConstituenciesEdit

For parliamentary elections, Tanzania is divided into constituencies. As of the 2010 elections the area that became Gairo District (formerly part of Kilosa District) had one constituency:[2][3]

DivisionsEdit

Gairo District is administratively divided into divisions.

WardsEdit

As of 2012, Gairo District was administratively divided into eight wards:[4]

NotesEdit

  1. ^ Staff (9 March 2012). "Tanzania: State Gazettes New Regions, Districts". Daily News. Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. Archived from the original on 23 August 2012.
  2. ^ "2010 Parliamentary Election Results: Morogoro: Wilaya ya Kilosa: Gairo". National Electoral Commission of Tanzania. Archived from the original on 5 March 2016. Retrieved 11 September 2012.
  3. ^ "Organisations located in Kilosa District - Tanzania". African Development Information. Archived from the original on 3 September 2012.
  4. ^ "Postcodes Morogoro Region 67000" (PDF). Tanzania Communications Regulatory Authority (TCRA). 2012. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2 September 2012. Retrieved 11 September 2012.