Hangu (Pashto: هنګو) is a town in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan. It is the principal city of the Hangu District. The central village of Hangu city named Saidan Banda is situated South-East far from the City of about two kilometers.[clarification needed] Hangu valley is mainly inhabited by the Bangash. Kohat (Pashto: کوهاټ, Urdu: کوہاٹ), is a city in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan which serves as the capital of the Kohat District. The city is regarded as a centre of the Bangash tribe of Pashtuns, who have lived in the region since the late 15th century. Kohat’s immediate environs were the site of frequent armed skirmishes between British colonialist forces and local tribesmen in the mid to late 19th century. Modern Kohat is now a medium-sized city with a population of approximately 270,000 people, and centres on a British-era fort, various bazaars, and a military cantonment.