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Political Map of Africa

The Map of Africa continent is showing all the countries labeled in it with clickable link to the respected country map. It is surrounded by Mediterranean Sea, Suez Canal, Red Sea, Sinai Peninsula, Indian Ocean and Atlantic Ocean. Africa continent comprises of 54 fully recognized states or countries, 2 partially recognized country, 9 Non-sovereign territories ( including 1 dependent territories and 8 other areas) with 1 disputed territory Western Sahara.

Africa political map showing all African Countries. Morocco Map Western Sahara Map Algeria Map Tunisia Map Libya Map Mauritania Map Senegal Map The Gambia Map Guinea Bissau Map Guinea Map Sierra Leon Map Liberia Map Cote Dlvorie Map Ghana Map Togo Map Benin Map Burkina Faso Map Nigeria Map Niger Map Mali Map Chad Map Cameroon Map Equatorial Guinea Map Gabon Map Republic Of Congo Map Central African Republic Map Egypt Map Sudan Map Eritrea Map Djibouti Map South Sudan Map Ethiopia Map Somalia Map Kenya Map Uganda Map Rwanda Map Burundi Map Democratic Republic Of Congo Map Tanzania Map Angola Map Cabinda (Angola) Map Malawi Map Zambia Map Mozambique Map Zimbabwe Map Botswana Map Namibia Map South Africa Map Lesotho Map Swaziland Map Madagascar Map Mauritius Map Seychelles Map Comoros Map Cape Verde Map Europe Map Asia Map

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Description: Africa Map showing political divisions of africa continent which comprises 54 countries and dependent territories, etc. Disclaimer








Africa, the world's second largest continent by area and population, is comprised of 54 countries, plus Western Sahara, which is a member of the African Union, but is claimed by Morocco and its statehood is disputed.

Africa's (and the world's) newest nation is South Sudan, which gained independence July 9, 2011.


Just over one billion people inhabit Africa, accounting for about 14 percent of the world's population. Africa is home to the Nile River system, the world's longest river system, and the Sahara Desert, the world's largest desert.

Africa borders the Mediterranean Sea to the north, the Suez Canal and Red Sea along the Sinai Peninsula to the northeast, the Indian Ocean to the southeast, and the Atlantic Ocean to the west.

The African continent sits along the equator and extends across several climate zones , and is the only continent to stretch from the northern temperate zone to the southern temperate zone.

Facts about Africa Continent
  • Africa is widely though to be the cradle of humans, as evidenced by the discovery of the earliest hominids and their ancestors
  • Nigeria is the most populated country in Africa, with over 145 million people
  • Lake Victoria is the largest lake in Africa and the world's second largest fresh water lake
  • Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania is the highest point in Africa, topping out at 19,340 feet above sea level
  • Equatorial Guinea is the richest country in Africa with a GDP per capita of $30,200 (USD).
  • The hottest place ever recorded on Earth is Al'Aziziyah in Libya.
  • Every minute, a child in Africa dies of Malaria.
  • Three of the world's largest gold producers have their primary operations in Africa: Harmony Gold, Gold Fields, AngloGold Ashanti
CountryCapitalCountryCapital
AlgeriaAlgiersLibyaTripoli
AngolaLuandaMadagascarAntananarivo
BeninPorto-NovoMalawiLilongwe
BotswanaGaboroneMaliBamako
Burkina FasoOuagadougouMauritaniaNouakchott
BurundiBujumburaMauritiusPort Louis
CameroonYaoundeMoroccoRabat
Cape VerdePraiaMozambiqueMaputo
Central African RepublicBanguiNamibiaWindhoek
ChadN'DjamenaNigerNiamey
ComorosMoroniNigeriaAbuja
Congo, Democratic Republic
of (Congo-Kinshasa)
KinshasaRwandaKigali
Congo, Republic
of (Congo-Brazzaville)
BrazzavilleSao Tome and PrincipeSão Tomé
Côte d'Ivoire (Ivory Coast)YamoussoukroSenegalDakar
DjiboutiDjiboutiSeychellesVictoria
EgyptCairoSierra LeoneFreetown
Equatorial GuineaMalaboSomaliaMogadishu
EritreaAsmaraSouth AfricaPretoria
EthiopiaAddis AbabaSouth Sudan 2Juba
GabonLibrevilleSudanKhartoum
GambiaBanjulSwazilandMbabane
GhanaAccraTanzaniaDodoma
GuineaConakryTogoLomé
Guinea-BissauBissauTunisiaTunis
KenyaNairobiUgandaKampala
LesothoMaseruZambiaLusaka
LiberiaMonroviaZimbabweHarare
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Last Updated On : Nov 03, 2014

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