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Town Nakonde

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Located in Zambia :: Great North  :: Tunduma
Category: Places :: Town

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Nakonde is the capital city of the district of Nakonde within the Muchinga province. Situated at the border with Tanzania, still retains a rural background with huts even seen in the town centre but one of the busiest town in Zambia because of its close location to the borders. Small goods selling and buying are the main employment for the community.

Contact [ correction ]
Address :  Zambia
Cellphone Reception :  Good Main Cellular Network :  ZAMTEL or Airtel

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Destination Information [ correction ]
Hospital : Yes
Petrol :  Yes   Petrol Type :  Unleaded
Diesel :  Yes
Facilities :  Shops, General Dealer, Bank, ATM, Internet Cafe, Lodging, Butchery, Mechanical Repair

Travelling Information

Tow-ins: +27(0)97 473 7848 / +260(0)96 676 1647 (Based in Lusaka). (2019).

There is the Nakonde Rural Health Centre in the town and the Mwiza Private Clinic for health care services. (Unconfirmed-2019).

NOTE: Visitors to Zambia are advised to have their own personal travel insurance. Local police, hospitals, clinics etc. cannot be relied upon.
Please note that any emergency numbers indicated on our data will be for the local police, hospital, clinic etc. and most of the times, don't work. Many tourism sites show the numbers like 999 for police, they often don’t work.

If you have a medical problem when in Zambia, Specialty Emergency Services has a Call Centre (24 hours). Phone them on 737. This company has offices in Livingstone, Lusaka and Kitwe. But they will fly anywhere to assist if visitors have the right insurance. If you want to check your insurance, contact SES on [email protected]. (

There is not much facilities in this town, most facilities like fuel station and shopping centre are found in the nearby town of Tunduma. (Unconfirmed - 2019)

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