Tnine Aglou

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Tnine Aglou
Aglou
Rural commune and town
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Aglou Beach, Tnine Aglou, Tiznit.
Coordinates: 29°44′16″N9°48′45″W / 29.737696°N 9.81261°W / 29.737696; -9.81261 Coordinates: 29°44′16″N9°48′45″W / 29.737696°N 9.81261°W / 29.737696; -9.81261
CountryFlag of Morocco.svg  Morocco
Region Souss-Massa-Drâa
Province Tiznit Province
Population
 (2004)
  Total14,632
Time zone UTC+0 (WET)
  Summer (DST) UTC+1 (WEST)

Tnine Aglou is a small town and rural commune in Tiznit Province of the Souss-Massa-Drâa region of Morocco. At the time of the 2004 census, the commune had a total population of 14,632 people living in 3,128 households. [1]

The town is home to, "Ribat al-Murabitin" one of Morocco's oldest Ribats where the founder of the Almoravid dynasty, Abdallah ibn Yasin studied under Waggag ibn Zallu al-Lamti who was buried there.

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References

  1. "Recensement général de la population et de l'habitat de 2004" (PDF). Haut-commissariat au Plan, Lavieeco.com. Retrieved 20 June 2012.