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South Africa - Ningizimu Afrika - Suid-Afrika - Afrika Borwa

republic in Southern Africa

South Africa is the southernmost country in Africa. It is bounded on the south by 2,798 kilometres (1,739 mi) of coastline of Southern Africa stretching along the South Atlantic and Indian Oceans, on the north by the neighbouring countries of Namibia, Botswana and Zimbabwe, and on the east and northeast by Mozambique and Swaziland, and surrounding the kingdom of Lesotho. This capital is Pretoria.


National symbolEdit

Map & satellite imageryEdit

Selected maps are included in the   Wikimedia Atlas of South Africa .



Main gallery: History of South Africa.