Mataban District is a district in the central Hiran region of Hirshabelle state of Somalia.[1][2][3][4][5][6][7][8]

Matabaan
Town
Matabaan is located in Somalia
Matabaan
Matabaan
Location in Somalia
Coordinates: 5°12′N 45°32′E / 5.200°N 45.533°E / 5.200; 45.533
Country Somalia
StateHirshabelle
RegionHiran
Government
 • TypeMayor-Council-Commission
Area
 • Total4 sq mi (10 km2)
Elevation
300 ft (100 m)
Time zoneUTC+3 (EAT)
Area code252
Mataban

It's 75km away from Baldweyne, the capital city of Hiran.It has an estimated population of 24,600. The main residents belong to xawaadle

References edit

  1. ^ https://reliefweb.int/sites/reliefweb.int/files/resources/S_2019_884_E.pdf, Archived 2021-12-05 at the Wayback Machine
  2. ^ Report: Radical Somali Fighters Moving into Central Regions
  3. ^ "Report: Radical Somali Fighters Moving into Central Regions | Voice of America - English".
  4. ^ "Aqriso magacyada iyo beelaha ay kasoo kala jeedaan wasiirada Hirshabelle". 21 February 2017.
  5. ^ "Aqriso liiska: Sida beelaha loogu qeybiyey xildhibaanada maamulka Hiiraan iyo Sh/Dhexe". 19 September 2016.
  6. ^ https://geographics3.org/geographic_names/nameamazonaws.php?uni=com/ww-4571098&fid=5785&c=somaliaarticle-cache-1/so/Cayr [dead link]
  7. ^ "Qaabka Qabiilada Sh/Dhexe iyo Hiiraan Ay u helayaan Xildhibaanada oo la soo Saaray". 20 September 2016.
  8. ^ "Mataban, Somalia - Geographical Names, map, geographic coordinates".