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Djibouti

Djibouti <<jih BOO tee>> is the capital of Djibouti, a rustic in northeastern Africa. Greater than half the nation’s individuals reside within the metropolis of Djibouti. The town lies on the Gulf of Aden and has a serious port. A railroad connects Djibouti with Addis Ababa, the capital of Ethiopia. Lots of Ethiopia’s imports and exports cross by way of Djibouti’s harbor.... Read More

Dodoma

Dodoma <<DOHD uh MAH>> is the capital of Tanzania. In 1973, Tanzanians voted to maneuver the nation’s capital to Dodoma from the coastal metropolis of Dar es Salaam. The transfer was accomplished within the early 2000’s. Dodoma was chosen as the brand new capital primarily due to its central location.... Read More

Johannesburg

Johannesburg <<joh HAN ihs BURG>> is the most important metropolis in South Africa. It’s also an important enterprise middle in Africa south of the Sahara.... Read More

Freetown

Freetown is the capital of Sierra Leone. It lies on the Atlantic Ocean, close to the mouth of the Sierra Leone River. The British based Freetown in 1787 as a house for freed slaves.... Read More

Gaborone

Gaborone <<GAHB uh ROH nee>> is the capital and largest metropolis of Botswana. It was previously referred to as Gaberones. The federal government is a serious employer within the metropolis.... Read More

Harare

Harare <<huh RAH ray>> is the capital and largest metropolis of Zimbabwe. It’s the middle of Zimbabwe’s authorities, banking, and commerce. Harare is a buying and selling middle for merchandise raised on the area’s fertile plains. The chief merchandise embrace citrus fruits, corn, cotton, and tobacco.... Read More

Conakry

Conakry <<KON uh kree>> is the capital and largest metropolis of Guinea. The oldest a part of Conakry lies on the island of Tombo. A causeway (raised street) hyperlinks Tombo with the newer a part of Conakry, on the mainland. The town is Guinea’s chief port.... Read More

Giza

Giza <<GEE zuh>> is a suburb of Cairo that’s the website of probably the most well-known stays of historic Egypt—the Nice Sphinx and the three largest pyramids. The town’s identify in Arabic is Al Jizah. Giza lies on the Nile River, reverse Cairo.... Read More

Albany

AlbanyAlbany is the capital of New York. Albany lies on the Hudson River in japanese New York. The town has an lively port, although it’s one hundred fifty miles (241 kilometers) from the Atlantic Ocean. The Hudson River has been cleaned out and deepened in order that ocean ships can attain the town.... Read More

Albuquerque

AlbuquerqueAlbuquerque <<AL buh KUR kee>> is the most important metropolis in New Mexico. It’s a middle for commerce, business, and transportation for the southwestern United States. The town can also be a number one middle for power, area, and protection analysis. Albuquerque has been enormously influenced by the Pueblo Indian and Spanish cultures.... Read More