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Tongo, Sierra Leone

Administration
Full nameTongoma, Sierra Leone
Official nameTongoma, Sierra Leone
CountrySierra Leone
ProvinceEastern Province
DistrictKenema District
Demography
Total Population44376 (2009)
Other information
Time zoneGMT (UTC-5)

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Tongoma, also known as Tongo, is a diamond mining town and the second largest city in Kenema District, (after the city of Kenema) located in the Eastern Province of Sierra Leone. The population of the 60-sq.-mile city is 44,376. The town is the seat of the Tongo Diamond Field, one of the largest diamond-producing areas in Sierra Leone.


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