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Town in Tanzania at the Northern end of Lake Tanganyika, slowly merging with the neighbouring town of Kigoma.

Before the age of colonisation, Ujiji was a focal point of the trade in foodstuffs slaves in the region, as well as being a centre for the production of cotton tectiles.

It was at Ujiji that Henry Morton Stanley found Dr. Livingstone, in 1871.

Population (1991): c. 65,000

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