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ⓘ Haut-Ogooue is a province in Gabon. It is named after the Ogooue River. It has an area of 36.547 km². The provincial capital is Franceville. As of 2013, 250.799 ..




Haut-Ogooue
                                     

ⓘ Haut-Ogooue

Haut-Ogooue is a province in Gabon. It is named after the Ogooue River. It has an area of 36.547 km². The provincial capital is Franceville. As of 2013, 250.799 people lived there.

The province is one of the main industries is mining, with manganese, gold and uranium being found in the region. The uranium-bearing mineral Francevillite takes its name from the main city.

                                     

1. Departments

There are eight departments:

  • Lekoko Department Bakoumba
  • Sebe-Brikolo Department Okondja
  • Djououri-Aguilli Department Bongoville
  • Lekoni-Lekori Department Akieni
  • Lemboumbi-Leyou Department Moanda
  • Mpassa Department Franceville
  • Plateaux Department Leconi
  • Djoue Department Onga