Geography

Geography: The Countries and Territories of Africa

Political map of Africa. Image credit: mapsopensource.com.

The following are the countries and territories of Africa:

Africa

Country Capital Official Language(s) Demonym
 Algeria Algiers Arabic Algerian
 Angola Luanda Portuguese Angolan
 Benin Porto Novo French Beninese, Beninois
 Botswana Gaborone English, Setswana Batswana, Motswana
 Burkina Faso Ouagadougou French Burkinabe
 Burundi Bujumbura Kirundi, French Burundian
 Cameroon Yaounde English, French Cameroonian
 Cape Verde Praia Portuguese Cabo Verdean
 Central African Republic Bangui French, Sango Central African
 Chad N’Djamena French, Arabic Chadian
 Comoros Moroni Comorian, Arabic, French Comoran
 Democratic Republic of the Congo Kinshasa French Congolese
 Republic of the Congo Brazzaville French Congolese
 Djibouti Djibouti French, Arabic Djiboutian
 Egypt Cairo Arabic Egyptian
 Equatorial Guinea Malabo Spanish, French, Portuguese Equatoguinean, Equatorial Guinean
 Eritrea Asmara Tigrinya, Arabic, English Ertrean
 Ethiopia Addis Ababa Amharic Ethiopian
 Gabon Libreville French Gabonese, Gabonaise
 Gambia Banjul English Gambian
 Ghana Accra English Ghanaian
 Guinea Conakry French Guinean
 Guinea-Bissau Bissau Portuguese Bissau-Guinean
 Ivory Coast Yamoussokro French Ivorian, Ivoirian
 Kenya Nairobi English, Swahili Kenyan
 Lesotho Maseru Sesotho Mosotho, Basotho
 Liberia Monrovia English Liberian
 Libya Tripoli Arabic Libyan
 Madagascar Antananarivo Malagasy, French Malagasy
 Malawi Lilongwe Chichewa, English Malawian
 Mali Bamako French Malian
 Mauritania Nouakchott Arabic Mauritanian
 Mauritius Port Louis Mauritian Creole, English, French Mauritian
 Morocco Rabat Arabic, Berber Moroccan
 Mozambique Maputo Portuguese Mozambican
 Namibia Windhoek English Namibian
 Niger Niamey French Nigerien
 Nigeria Abuja English Nigerian
 Rwanda Kigali Kinyarwanda, French  English Rwandan, Rwandese
 São Tomé and Príncipe São Tomé Portuguese Sao Tomean, Santomean
 Senegal Dakar French Senegalese
 Seychelles Victoria French, English, Seychellois Creole Seychellois, Seychelloise, Seselwa
 Sierra Leone Freetown English Sierra Leonian
 Somalia Mogadishu Somali, Arabic Somali, Somalian
 South Africa Bloemfontein, Cape Town, Pretoria English, Afrikaans, Northern Sotho, Southern Ndbele, Southern Sotho, Swazi, Tsonga, Tswana, Venda, Xhosa, Zulu South African
 South Sudan Juba English South Sudanese
 Sudan Khartoum Arabic, English Sudanese
 Swaziland Lobamba, Mbabane SiSwati, English Swazi
 Tanzania Dodoma Swahili, English Tanzanian
 Togo Lome French Togolese
 Tunisia Tunis Arabic Tunisian
 Uganda Kampala English, Swahili Ugandan
 Zambia Lusaka English Zambian
 Zimbabwe Harare English Zimbabwean

Territories

Country Capital Official Language(s) Demonym
 Canary Islands (ESP) Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Santa Cruz de Tenerife Spanish Canarian
 Ceuta (ESP) Ceuta Spanish Ceutan
 Madeira (POR) Funchal Portuguese Madeiran
 Mayotte (FRA) Mamoudzou French Mahoran
 Melilla (ESP) Melilla Spanish Melillan
 Plazas de soberanía N/A Spanish
 Réunion Saint-Denis French Réunionnais
 Lampedusa and Lampione Lampedusa e Linosa Italian
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