Lamadi is a town and a ward in Busega District of Simiyu Region, Tanzania. It is located on the shore of Lake Victoria. On 'dala dala' mini-busses in the area, the town's name is sometimes misspelled as 'Ramadi'.

Lamadi
Town
Lamadi is located in Tanzania
Lamadi
Lamadi
Location in Tanzania
Coordinates: 02°14′S 33°51′E / 2.233°S 33.850°E / -2.233; 33.850
CountryFlag of Tanzania.svg Tanzania
RegionSimiyu
DistrictBusega
Population
 (2012)
 • Total22,062
Time zoneGMT + 3

According to the 2012 census, the population of Lamadi ward is 22,062.[1]

TransportEdit

Lamadi is connected by two well-maintained and paved national trunk roads. The Mwanza-Musoma highway (trunk road T4) runs through the town from south to north. The highway that connects Shinyanga Region and Mara Region (trunk road T36) branches of inside the town.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Census 2012". National Bureau of Statistics. Retrieved 26 January 2016.
  2. ^ "Trunk and Regional Roads in Tanzania". Tanroads. Archived from the original on 8 December 2015. Retrieved 26 January 2016.