Menongue is a town with a population of 251,178 (2014), a municipality and the capital of Cuando Cubango Province in Angola. It is one of the four municipalities in Angola whose inhabitants are predominantly Mbunda.
Municipality and town
Location in Angola
|Coordinates: 14°39′20″S 17°41′03″E|
|Province||Cuando Cubango Province|
|Elevation||1,354 m (4,442 ft)|
|Time zone||UTC+1 (WAT)|
During the colonial period, the town was called Serpa Pinto, in honour of the namesake Portuguese explorer.
FC Cuando Cubango, promoted to the 2018 Girabola, the top flight of Angolan soccer, play in Menongue.