Lubao, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Lubao is a town in Lomami province, Kasai-Oriental Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo. The town is the administrative center of the territory of the same name. It lies near the eastern bank of the Lomami River.[1][2][3]

The town is served by Lubao Airport. Economic activity in the surrounding area includes diamond mining, and the town is a centre for diamond trading.[4][5]


  1. ^ National Geographic Atlas of the World: Revised Sixth Edition, National Geographic Society, 1992
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  3. ^ Google Maps - Lubao
  4. ^ Archived 2008-12-11 at the Wayback Machine
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Coordinates: 5°23′06″S 25°44′42″E / 5.385°S 25.745°E / -5.385; 25.745