Kigali is the capital of . The centre of political and commercial life, Kigali dominates Rwanda and few visit the country without passing through.


  • Location: , ,
  • Population: 1,130,000
  • IATA airport code: KGL
  • United Nations Location Code: RW KGL
  • Latitude: 1° 56' 59.8" (1.95°) south
  • Longitude: 30° 3' 31.9" (30.0589°) east
  • Elevation: 1542 meters (5059 feet)
  • Wikidata: Kigali
  • Wikimedia Commons: Kigali

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Amharic: ኪጋሊ, Arabic: كيغالي, Armenian: Կիգալի, Azerbaijani: Kiqali, Belarusian: Горад Кігалі, Bulgarian: Кигали, Central Kurdish: کیگالی, Chinese: 吉佳利, Chuvash: Кигали, Esperanto: Kigalo, French: Kigali, Georgian: კიგალი, German: Kigali, Greek: Κιγκάλι, Hebrew: קיגאלי, Icelandic: Kígalí, Italian: Kigali, Japanese: キガリ, Kirghiz: Кигали, Komi-Permyak: Кигали, Korean: 키갈리, Lithuanian: Kigalis
Macedonian: Кигали, Marathi: किगाली, Ossetian: Кигали, Panjabi: ਕਿਗਾਲੀ, Persian: کیگالی, Portuguese: Kigali, Russian: Кигали, Serbian: Кигали, Sinhala: කිගාලි, Spanish: Kigali, Tajik: Кигали, Tamil: கிகாலி, Thai: คิกาลี, Tibetan: ཀི་ག་ལི།, Udmurt: Кигали, Ukrainian: Кігалі, Urdu: کیگالی, Western Frisian: Kigaly, Western Mari: Кигали, Western Panjabi: کیگالی, Kigale

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