List of Countries in Africa in Alphabetical Order

Africa is the second largest continent in the world in terms of population density and surface area. It covers 24.4% of the world territory with 30.8 million km². Africa has the highest rate of young population in the world. Africa’s current population is 1.2 billion.

Africa has a great wealth of culture, ethnicity and language. As you will see in the list, the languages ​​they speak have changed after the colonies of European countries. The modern states of Africa emerged after the 20th century.

List of Countries in Africa

There are places such as Seychelles, Mauritus and Madagascar that stand like a scene from heaven within the borders of Africa.

List of Countries in Africa and Their Capitals And Languages

Country NameCapital CityOfficial Languages
AlgeriaAlgiersArabic, Berber
AngolaLuandaPotuguese
BeninPorto NovoFrench
BostwanaGaboroneEnglish, Setswana
Burkina FasoOuagadougou French
BurundiGitagaKirundi, French, English
Cabo VerdePraiaPortuguese
CameroonYaoundeEnglish, French
Central African RepublicBanguiFrench, Sango
ChadN’DjamenaArabic, French
ComorosMoroniComorian, Arabic, French
Congo, Democratic Republic of the CongoKinshasaFrench
Congo, Republic of the CongoBrazzavilleFrench
Côte d’IvoireYamoussoukroFrench
DjiboutiDjiboutiFrench, Arabic
EstwatiniMbabane Swazi, English
EgyptCairoArabic
Equatorial GuineaMalaboSpanish, French, Portuguese
EritreaAsmaraNone
EthiopiaAddis AbabaAmharic
GabonLibrevilleFrench
The GambiaBanjulEnglish
GhanaAccraEnglish
GuineaConakryFrench
Guinea-BissauBissauPortuguese
KenyaNairobiEnglish, Swahili
LesothoMaseruSesotho, English
LiberiaMonnroviaEnglish
LibyaTripoliArabic
MadagascarAntonanarivoMalagasy, French
MalawiLilongweEnglish, Chichewa
MaliBamakoFrench
MauritaniaNauakchottArabic
MauritusPort LoiusNone
MoroccoRabatArabic, Berber
MozambiqueMaputoPortuguese
NamibiaWindhoekEnglish
NigerNiameyFrench
NigeriaAbujaEnglish
RwandaKigaliEnglish, French, Kinyarwanda, Swahili
Sao Tome and PrincipeSao TomePortuguese
SenegalDakarFrench
SeychellesVictoriaEnglish, French, Seychellois Creole
Sierra LeoneFreetownEnglish
SomaliaMogadishuSomali, Arabic
South AfricaPretoria

Zulu, Xhosa, Afrikaans, English, Northern Sotho, Tswana, Southern Sotho, Tsonga, Swazi, Venda, Southern Ndebele

SudanKhartoumArabic, English
Sudan, SouthJubaEnglish
TanzaniaDodomaSwahili, English, Arabic
TogoLoméFrench
TunisiaTunisArabic
UgandaKampalaEnglish, Swahili
ZambiaLusakaEnglish
ZimbabweHarare

Chewa, Chibarwe, English, Kalanga, Kosian, Nambya, Ndau, Ndebele, Shangani, Shona, Sing Language, Sotho, Tonga, Tswana, Venda, Xhosa

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