Moyen-Ogooué Province

Moyen-Ogooué Province
Moyen-Ogooué Province

Moyen-Ogooué is one of Gabon's nine provinces. It covers an area of 18,535 km². The provincial capital is Lambaréné.

Alone among the provinces of Gabon, Moyen-Ogooué has neither seacoast nor a foreign border. It borders the following provinces:

  • Woleu-Ntem - north
  • Ogooué-Ivindo - east
  • Ogooué-Lolo - southeast, at a quadripoint
  • Ngounié - south
  • Ogooué-Maritime - southwest
  • Estuaire - northwest

Moyen-Ogooué borders more other provinces of Gabon than any other province.

Departments

Departments of Moyen-Ogooué

Moyen-Ogooué is divided into 2 departments:

Further Reading

  • Petringa, Maria. Brazza, A Life for Africa. Bloomington, IN: AuthorHouse, 2006. ISBN 9781-4259-11980. Describes Pierre Savorgnan de Brazza's extensive explorations of the Ogoué River basin.




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