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Gao (region) : Gao
Revision as of 02:34, 7 February 2007 by WindHorse (Gao (city) moved to Gao: Gao Region is already identified with a suffix)
The city is a trade city. In the 15th and 16th centuries it was the centre of the Songhai Empire. It was founded in the 7th century, when it was called Kawkaw