The Zahana District is created according to the administrative division of 1991, located in the west of the Wilaya of Mascara, bounded on the east by the Daira of Oggaz, west and north by the Wilaya of Oran to the south by the Wilaya of Sidi Belabess
Itcoversa total area of308.45km2,
it has 25,957 inhabitants according to the General Census of 2008 and consists of two municipalities:
Municipality of Zahana: capital of Daira, and the town of El-Gaada
In addition to its oversight role of the municipalities under its jurisdiction and monitoring of program development, services Daïra ensure public service delivery for the citizens that involves the issuance of official documents such as Passport, national ID, driver's license and car registration card.
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