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Massenya (Arabic: ماسينيا‎) is a small town in Chad. It is the capital of the region of Chari-Baguirmi and of the department of Baguirmi.

Massenya

ماسينيا
Massenya is located in Chad
Massenya
Massenya
Location in Chad
Coordinates: 11°24′N 16°10′E / 11.400°N 16.167°E / 11.400; 16.167
Country Chad
RegionChari-Baguirmi Region
DepartmentBaguirmi
Sub-PrefectureMassenya
Time zone+1

Massenya was also the historical capital of the Kingdom of Baguirmi and the seat of the Mbang, or Sultan.

The town is served by Massenya Airport.

Latitude : 11.400°N - Longitude : 16.170°E


Coordinates: 11°24′N 16°10′E / 11.400°N 16.167°E / 11.400; 16.167