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Banaadir (Somali: Banaadir, Arabic: بنادر‎) is a region (gobolka) in soothren Somalie. Its caipital is Mogadishu, tho the region itsel is coextensive wi the ceety an is hintle smawer than the historical region o Benadir. It is bordered bi the Somali regions o Middle Shabele an Lawer Shabele, as well as the Indian Ocean.

Banaadir
Region
Mogadishu panorama.
Mogadishu panorama.
Location in Somalie.
Location in Somalie.
Coordinates: 2°2′59″N 45°15′44″E / 2.04972°N 45.26222°E / 2.04972; 45.26222Coordinates: 2°2′59″N 45°15′44″E / 2.04972°N 45.26222°E / 2.04972; 45.26222
Kintra  Somalie
Caipital Mogadishu
Govrenment
 • Govrenor Hassan Mohamed Hussein Mungab
Time zone EAT (UTC+3)

The Somali term Banaadir derives frae the oreeginal Persian wird bandar, meanin "port" or "harbour". It refers tae the northren historical ports o Barawa an Mogadishu.

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