Mansa Konko

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Mansa Konko is a town in the Gambia, lying north of Soma. It is the capital of the Lower River Division. Formerly the home of an important chief. Mansa Konko translates as "the hill of kings" in Mandinka.[1] It was later an administrative centre under the British, from which time some buildings survive.[citation needed] Mansa Konko is presently the administrative town of lower river region hosting most of the government institutions.

Mansa Konko
Mansa Konko is located in The Gambia
Mansa Konko
Mansa Konko
Location in the Gambia
Coordinates: 13°28′N 15°33′W / 13.467°N 15.550°W / 13.467; -15.550
CountryThe Gambia
DivisionLower River Division
DistrictJarra West

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Lower River Division".

Coordinates: 13°28′N 15°33′W / 13.467°N 15.550°W / 13.467; -15.550