About Akjoujt

Akjoujt is a town in western Mauritania. It is located at around 19°45′N 14°23′W. It is the capital of Inchiri region. The town's main industry is gold and copper mining.

The distance to other towns is as follows: Iouik (108.4 nm), Tikattane (113.2 nm), Tanoudert (107.1 nm), Tanit (119.3 nm), Tichla (115.7 nm), Zug (111.8 nm), El Medda (61.0 nm), Aguenni (82.5 nm), Ksar el Barka (147.2 nm), Beila (126.8 nm), Boutilimit (133.2 nm). Mauritanian head of state Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz is a native of Akjoujt. From 2007 to 2009, Ryan Thornton served as the United States Peace Corps