Conakry [k ɔ na kri], Konakry [k ɔ na kri], capital of the Republic of Guinea, West Africa, on the Atlantic coast, some on the peninsula Kaloum and partly on the offshore island of Tumbo (causeway), (2014) 1.66 million residents.
Catholic Archbishop’s Seat; University (founded in 1963), polytechnic, teacher training, national museum, botanical garden. Conakry is an industrial and commercial center with the country’s most important port (mainly shipping of bauxite and bananas; fishing); Starting point of the paths of the bauxite societies; international Airport.
Close to bauxite mining.
The main attraction of the city is the St. Mary’s Cathedral from 1930.
Conakry, founded by the French around 1884, became the administrative seat of French Guinea in 1891.
- Abbreviation: CKY
- Country: Guinea
List of Conakry Acronyms
The most commonly used abbreviations for Conakry is CKY which stands for Conakry. In the following table, you can see all acronyms related to Conakry, including abbreviations for airport, city, school, port, government, and etc.
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