Benaadir (Somali: Banaadir, Arabic: بنادر) is an administrative region (gobol) in southeastern Somalia. It covers the same area as the city of Mogadishu, Somalia's capital. Although by far the smallest administrative region in Somalia, it has the largest population, estimated at 1,650,227 (including 369,288 internally displaced persons) in 2014.
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Benaadir is bordered by the
Abdiaziz District Bondhere District Daynile District Dharkenley District Hamar-Jajab District Hamar-Weyne District Hodan District Howl-Wadag District Huriwa District Kaxda District Karan District Shangani District Shibis District Waberi District Wadajir District Warta Nabada District Yaqshid District Gubta District
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Administrative map of Banaadir
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