Tanganyika is one of the 21 new provinces of the Democratic Republic of the Congo created in the 2015 repartitioning. Tanganyika, Haut-Katanga, and provinces are the result of the dismemberment of the former .

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, formerly Albertville or Albertstad, is a town on the western shore of in the . Photo: Lucyin, CC BY-SA 4.0.


-5.9111° or 5° 54' 40" south
29.1956° or 29° 11' 44.1" east
767 metres (2516 feet)
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node 2482247693
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: Tanganyika
  • Basque: Tanganyika (probintzia)
  • Belarusian: Правінцыя Танганьіка
  • Belarusian: Танганьіка
  • Bulgarian: Танганика
  • Cebuano: Kongolo Tanganyika District
  • Chinese: 坦噶尼喀省
  • Dutch: Tanganyika
  • English: Tanganyika Province
  • Esperanto: Provinco Tanganjiko
  • Finnish: Tanganyika
  • French: Tanganyika
  • Georgian: ტანგანიიკის პროვინცია
  • German: Tanganjika
  • German: Tanganyika
  • Hungarian: Tanganyika tartomány
  • Indonesian: Provinsi Tanganyika
  • Italian: provincia di Tanganyika
  • Japanese: タンガニーカ州
  • Korean: 탕가니카주
  • Mingrelian: ტანგანიიკაშ პროვინცია
  • Norwegian: Tanganyika
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Tanganyika
  • Persian: استان تانگانیکا
  • Polish: Tanganika
  • Portuguese: Tanganhica
  • Portuguese: Tanganyika
  • Romanian: Provincia Tanganyika
  • Russian: Танганьика
  • Spanish: Provincia de Tanganica
  • Spanish: Tanganyika
  • Spanish: Tanganyka
  • Swahili: Mkoa wa Tanganyika
  • Swedish: Nord-Katanga
  • Swedish: Tanganyika
  • Ukrainian: Танганьїка
  • Walloon: Province do Tanganyika
  • Waray (Philippines): Tanganyika
  • Welsh: Talaith Tanganyika
  • Wu Chinese: 坦噶尼喀省
  • Zulu: Tanganyika Province
  • Provincia di Tanganyika

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