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Province du Haut-Katanga
(Provincial flag) (Provincial Seal)
Country  Democratic Republic of the Congo
Capital Lubumbashi
Largest city Lubumbashi
National language Kiswahili
Land area¹ km²
Governor [[]]
Population


Density
3,960,945 [1]
(est. )

/km²
Districts
Cities
Demonym none
Official Website [ Province du Haut-Katanga]
Territorial Organisation - Cities


Haut-Katanga, or Upper Katanga in English, is a new province of the Democratic Republic of the Congo to be established by 18 February 2009 by dividing Katanga Province into four parts. Its capital will be Lubumbashi.

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Historical province

From 1963 to 1966, the area was constituted as Katanga Oriental. In 1966, it was merged with Lualaba Province to create Sud-Katanga, and was then merged into the new Shaba region.

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Presidents

  • 13 Aug 1963 - 20 Jul 1965 Édouard Bulundwe (b. 1932)
  • 20 Jul 1965 - 24 Apr 1966 Godefroid Munongo (s.a.)

Cities

Territories



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