Gambela is a city in Ethiopia and the capital of the Gambela Region or kilil. Located in Administrative Zone 1, at the confluence of the Baro River and its tributary the Jajjaba, the city has a latitude and longitude of8°15?N 34°35?ECoordinates: 8°15?N 34°35?E and an elevation of 526 meters.
Gambela is important because bridges over both the Baro and the Jajjaba are located in that city. The Anuak and Nuerinhabitants of Gambela each have their own market. The town also boasts an airport (ICAO code HAGM, IATA GMB) and is near the Gambela National Park