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Bukavu

Administration
Full nameBukavu
CountryDemocratic Republic of the Congo
ProvinceSud-Kivu
Government
MayorMs. Nzita Kavungirwa
Geography
Elevation4914.7 ft (1498 m)
Demography
Total Population241690 (2009)
Other information
Time zoneLubumbashi Time (UTC+2)

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Bukavu is a city in eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), lying at the extreme south-eastern extent of Lake Kivu, west of Cyangugu in Rwanda, and separated from it by the outlet of the Ruzizi River. It is the capital of the Sud-Kivu province and as of 2009 it had an estimated population of 241,690., with another 250,000 people living in the surrounding towns and villages.


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