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Number of Countries in Africa and their Capitals

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Africa Introduction:

Africa the second largest continent and home world’s biggest desert. Africa has maximum countries than any other continent. There are more 1000 languages are spoken in Africa. Nile, the longest river in world (6695 kms) is also in Africa

Algeria

Algeria Flag

Algeria Flag

Capital: Algiers
Currency: Algerian Dinar
Primary Language: Arabic, French
Population: 40,375,954
Country Calling Code (ISD): +

Angola

Angola Flag

Angola Flag

Capital: Luanda
Currency: Kwanza
Primary Language: Portuguese
Population: 25,830,958
Country Calling Code (ISD): +

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Benin

Benin Country Flag

Benin Country Flag

Capital: Porto-Novo
Currency: West African CFA Franc
Primary Language: French
Population: 11,166,658
Country Calling Code (ISD): +

Botswana

Botswana National Flag

Botswana National Flag

Capital: Gaborone
Currency: Pula
Primary Language: English, Tswana
Population: 2,303,820
Country Calling Code (ISD): +

Burkina Faso

Burkina Faso Flag

Burkina Faso Flag

Capital: Ouagadougou
Currency: West African CFA Franc
Primary Language: French
Population: 18,633,725
Country Calling Code (ISD): +

Burundi

Burundi Flag

Burundi Flag

Capital: Bujumbura
Currency: Burundi Franc
Primary Language: Kirundi
Population: 11,552,561
Country Calling Code (ISD): +

Cameroon

Cameroon Flag

Cameroon Flag

Capital: Yaounde
Currency: Central African CFA Franc
Primary Language: French, English
Population: 23,924,407
Country Calling Code (ISD): +

Cape Verde

Cape Verde Country Flag

Cape Verde Country Flag

Capital: Praia
Currency: Cape Verdean Escudo
Primary Language: Portuguese
Population: 526,993
Country Calling Code (ISD): +

Central African Republic

Central African Republic Flag

Central African Republic Flag

Capital: Bangui
Currency: Central African CFA Franc
Primary Language: Sango, French
Population: 4,998,493
Country Calling Code (ISD): +

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Chad

Chad National Flag

Chad National Flag

Capital: N’Djamena
Currency: Central African CFA Franc
Primary Language: French, Arabic
Population: 14,496,739
Country Calling Code (ISD): +

Comoros

Comoros Flag

Comoros Flag

Capital of the Comoros: Moroni
Currency: Comorian Franc
Primary Language: Comorian, Arabic, French
Population: 807,118
Country Calling Code (ISD): +

Congo

Congo Flag

Congo Flag

Capital: Brazzaville
Currency: Central African CFA Franc
Primary Language: French
Population: 4,740,992
Country Calling Code (ISD): +

Democratic Republic Of the Congo

Democratic Republic Of the Congo Flag

Democratic Republic Of the Congo Flag

Capital: Kinshasa
Currency: Congolese Franc
Primary Language: French
Population: 79,722,624
Country Calling Code (ISD): +

Djibouti

Djibouti Flag

Djibouti Flag

Capital: Djibouti
Currency: Djiboutian Franc
Primary Language: Arabic, French
Population: 899,598
Country Calling Code (ISD): +

Egypt

Egypt National Flag

Egypt National Flag

Capital: Cairo
Currency: Egyptian Pound
Primary Language: Arabic
Population: 93,383,574
Country Calling Code (ISD): +

Equatorial Guinea

Equatorial Guinea Flag

Equatorial Guinea Flag

Capital: Malabo
Currency: Central African CFA Franc
Primary Language: Spanish, French, Portuguese
Population: 869,587
Country Calling Code (ISD): +

Eritrea

Eritrea Country Flag

Eritrea Country Flag

Capital: Asmara
Currency: Nakfa
Primary Language: Arabic, Tigrinya, English
Population: 5,351,680
Country Calling Code (ISD): +

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Ethiopia

Ethiopia National Flag

Ethiopia National Flag

Capital: Addis Ababa
Currency: Birr
Primary Language: Amharic
Population: 101,853,268
Country Calling Code (ISD): +

Gabon

Gabon Country Flag

Gabon Country Flag

Capital: Libreville
Currency: Central African CFA Franc
Primary Language: French
Population: 1,763,142
Country Calling Code (ISD): +

Gambia

Gambia Country

Gambia Country

Capital: Banjul
Currency: Dalasi
Primary Language: English
Population: 2,054,986
Country Calling Code (ISD): +

Ghana

Ghana Country Flag

Ghana Country Flag

Capital: Accra
Currency: Ghanaian Cedi
Primary Language: English
Population: 28,033,375
Country Calling Code (ISD): +

Guinea

Guinea National Flag

Guinea National Flag

Capital: Conakry
Currency: Guinean Franc
Primary Language: French
Population: 12,947,122
Country Calling Code (ISD): +

Guinea-Bissau

Guinea-Bissau Flag

Guinea-Bissau Flag

Capital: Bissau
Currency: West African CFA Franc
Primary Language: Portuguese
Population: 1,888,429
Country Calling Code (ISD): +

Ivory Coast

Ivory Coast Flag

Ivory Coast Flag

Capital: Yamoussoukro; Abidjan
Currency: West African CFA Franc
Primary Language: French
Country Calling Code (ISD): +

Kenya

Kenya Country Flag

Kenya Country Flag

Capital: Nairobi
Currency: Kenyan Shilling
Primary Language: Swahili, English
Population: 47,251,449
Country Calling Code (ISD): +

Lesotho

Lesotho National Flag

Lesotho National Flag

Capital: Maseru
Currency: Loti
Primary Language: Sesotho, English
Population: 2,160,309
Country Calling Code (ISD): +

Liberia

Liberia Flag

Liberia Flag

Capital: Monrovia
Currency: Liberian Dollar
Primary Language: English
Population: 4,615,222
Country Calling Code (ISD): +

Libya

Libya National Flag

Libya National Flag

Capital: Tripoli
Currency: Libyan Dinar
Primary Language: Arabic
Population: 6,330,159
Country Calling Code (ISD): +

Madagascar

Flag of Madagascar

Flag of Madagascar

Capital: Antananarivo
Currency: Malagasy Ariary
Primary Language: Malagasy, French, English
Population: 24,915,822
Country Calling Code (ISD): +

Malawi

Flag of Malawi Country

Flag of Malawi Country

Capital: Lilongwe
Currency: Malawi Kwacha
Primary Language: English
Population: 17,749,826
Country Calling Code (ISD): +

Mali

National Flag of Mali

National Flag of Mali

Capital: Bamako
Currency: West African CFA Franc
Primary Language: French
Population: 18,134,835
Country Calling Code (ISD): +

Mauritania

Mauritania Flag

Mauritania Flag

Capital: Nouakchott
Currency: Ouguiya
Primary Language: Arabic
Population: 4,166,463
Country Calling Code (ISD): +

Mauritius

Flag of Mauritius

Flag of Mauritius

Capital of Mauritius country: Port Louis
Currency: Mauritian Rupee
Primary Language: English
Population: 1,277,459
Country Calling Code (ISD): +

Morocco

Morocco National Flag

Morocco National Flag

Capital: Rabat
Currency: Moroccan Dirham
Primary Language: Arabic
Population: 34,817,065
Country Calling Code (ISD): +

Mozambique

Mozambique Country Flag

Mozambique Country Flag

Capital: Maputo
Currency: Mozambican Metical
Primary Language: Portuguese
Population: 28,751,362
Country Calling Code (ISD): +

Namibia

Flag of Namibia

Flag of Namibia

Capital: Windhoek
Currency: Namibian Dollar
Primary Language: English, Afrikaans, German
Population: 2,513,981
Country Calling Code (ISD): +

Niger

Niger National Flag

Niger National Flag

Capital: Niamey
Currency: West African CFA Franc
Primary Language: French
Population: 20,715,285
Country Calling Code (ISD): +

Nigeria

Nigeria Flag

Nigeria Flag

Capital: Abuja
Currency: Naira
Primary Language: English
Population: 186,987,563
Country Calling Code (ISD): +

Rwanda

National Flag of Rwanda

National Flag of Rwanda

Capital: Kigali
Currency: Rwandan Franc
Primary Language: Kinyarwanda, French, English
Population: 11,882,766
Country Calling Code (ISD): +

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Sao Tome and Principe

Sao Tome and Principe Flag

Sao Tome and Principe Flag

Capital: Sao Tome
Currency: Dobra
Primary Language: Portuguese
Population: 194,390
Country Calling Code (ISD): +

Senegal

Senegal National Flag

Senegal National Flag

Capital: Dakar
Currency: West African CFA Franc
Primary Language: French
Population: 15,589,485
Country Calling Code (ISD): +

Seychelles

Flag of Seychelles

Flag of Seychelles

Capital: Victoria
Currency: Seychoellois Rupee
Primary Language: Seychellois Creole, French, English
Population: 97,026
Country Calling Code (ISD): +

Sierra Leone

Sierra Leone Flag

Sierra Leone Flag

Capital: Freetown
Currency: Leone
Primary Language: Krio, English
Population: 6,592,102

Somalia

Somalia Flag

Somalia Flag

Capital: Mogadishu
Currency: Somali Shilling
Primary Language: Somali, Arabic
Population: 11,079,013

South Africa

Country Flag of South Africa

Country Flag of South Africa

Capital: Cape Town
Currency: Rand
Primary Language: Zulu, Xhosa, Afrikaans
Population: 54,978,907

South Sudan

South Sudan Flag

South Sudan Flag

Capital: Juba
Currency: South Sudanese pound
Primary Language: English
Population: 12,733,427

Sudan

Sudan Flag

Sudan Flag

Capital: Khartoum
Currency: Sudanese Pound
Primary Language: Arabic, English
Population: 41,175,541

Swaziland

Swaziland Country Flag

Swaziland Country Flag

What is the capital of swaziland: Mbabane
Currency: Lilangeni
Primary Language: SiSwati, English
Population: 1,304,063

Tanzania

Tanzania National Flag

Tanzania National Flag

Capital: Dar es Salaam; Dodoma
Currency: Tanzanian Schilling
Primary Language: Swahili
Population: 55,155,473

Togo

Togo Country Flag

Togo Country Flag

Capital: Lome
Currency: West African CFA Franc
Primary Language: French
Population: 7,496,833

Tunisia

Flag of Tunisia

Flag of Tunisia

Capital: Tunis
Currency: Tunisian Dinar
Primary Language: Tunisian, French
Population: 11,375,220

Uganda

Flag of Uganda

Flag of Uganda

Capital: Kampala
Currency: Ugandan Shilling
Primary Language: Swahili, English
Population: 40,322,768

Zambia

Zambia Flag

Zambia Flag

Capital: Lusaka
Currency: Zambian Kwacha
Primary Language: English
Population: 16,717,332

Zimbabwe

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Zimbabwe Flag

Capital: Harare
Currency: United States Dollar
Primary Language: English
Population: 15,966,810

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