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LOUGA is a town in northwestern Senegal
Senegal
. Louga
Louga
is a cattle market centre and has road and rail links with the port city of Saint-Louis to the northwest and Dakar
Dakar
to the southwest. The area surrounding Louga
Louga
is at the northern limits of Senegal's peanut- (groundnut-) growing area and is inhabited by the Fulani
Fulani
, who are generally pastoral nomads, and the Wolof , who are sedentary farmers. Louga
Louga
is located in what is called the Ndiambour, which used to be part of the Cayor province.

In 2007, according to official estimates, Louga
Louga
had a population of 82,884 inhabitants.

CONTENTS

* 1 Transport * 2 Twin Towns * 3 See also * 4 References * 5 External links

TRANSPORT

Louga
Louga
is a junction station on the Dakar-Niger Railway network.

TWIN TOWNS

* Millau
Millau
, France
France

SEE ALSO

* Railway stations in Senegal

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