Huye is the third city of , located in the south. It was formerly known as Butare and many maps and official documents still refer to Butare. Huye is the capital of Huye district, which was again Butare district prior to its dissolution in 2006.

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The Huye Stadium is a multi-use stadium in Butare, .

The Our Lady of Wisdom or simply Cathedral of Butare, is a religious building belonging to the Catholic Church and is located in the town of Butare, in the southern part of the African country of . Photo: Rytc, CC BY 3.0.

is an airport in .

The was the largest university in . Photo: Antoinetorrens, CC BY-SA 3.0.


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About Mapcarta. Thanks to Mapbox for providing amazing maps. Text is available under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license, excluding photos, directions and the map. Based on the page Huye. See this page's contributions. Photo: Pierre Galinier, CC BY-SA 3.0.