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Tunis

Tunis <<TOO nihs>> is the capital and largest metropolis of Tunisia, a rustic in northern Africa. Tunis sits very near the Mediterranean Sea. It’s the governmental middle of Tunisia. It’s also the middle of the nation’s banking and insurance coverage industries. Commerce and tourism are necessary to the town’s financial system. Tunis has an previous part with slender, winding streets. It additionally has a contemporary part with newer buildings and broad, treelined boulevards.... Read More

Tripoli

Tripoli <<TRIHP uh lee>> is the capital and largest metropolis of Libya. Its Arabic identify is Tarabulus. Tripoli is situated in northern Libya, alongside the Mediterranean Sea. Tripoli has a high-quality harbor and is a delivery middle. Additionally it is a buying and selling middle for a farming area.... Read More

Timbuktu

Timbuktu <<tihm BUHK too>> is a buying and selling city in central Mali. Its official identify is Tombouctou <<tawn guide TOO>>. It lies close to the southern fringe of the Sahara, about eight miles (thirteen kilometers) north of the Niger River. From the 1300’s to the 1600’s, it was one of many richest business cities of Africa and a middle of Islamic studying.... Read More

Rabat

Rabat <<rah BAHT>> is the capital of Morocco, a rustic in northwestern Africa. Rabat is in northern Morocco on the Atlantic coast. The town is split into previous and new sections. The previous part has small, white, flat-roofed homes and a number of other mosques (Muslim homes of worship). The brand new part has broad streets and trendy buildings. Rabat is mainly a authorities and administrative middle.... Read More

Pretoria

Pretoria <<prih TOHR ee uh>> is the executive capital of South Africa. It’s also one of many nation’s largest cities. It lies in northeastern South Africa, within the northern a part of the province of Gauteng. The chief department of the South African authorities directs the nation’s administrative affairs from Pretoria.... Read More

Praia

Praia <<PRY uh>> is the capital of Cape Verde, an island nation off the west coast of Africa. It lies on the southern coast of Sao Tiago Island.... Read More

Porto-Novo

Porto-Novo <<PAWR toh NOH voh>> is the official capital of Benin, a rustic in western Africa. Nevertheless, most of Benin’s authorities exercise takes place within the close by metropolis of Cotonou. Porto-Novo lies in southeastern Benin on the Lagoon of Porto-Novo. The town is a foremost buying and selling middle for items produced in Benin.... Read More

Port Louis

Port Louis is the capital of Mauritius, an island nation within the Indian Ocean. It’s the nation’s largest metropolis and main port. The town lies on the northwest coast of the nation’s important island, which can also be referred to as Mauritius.... Read More

Ouagadougou

Ouagadougou <<WAH guh DOO goo>> is the capital of Burkina Faso, a rustic in western Africa. The palace of the Moro Naba, the chief of the nation’s Mossi individuals, is within the metropolis.... Read More

Nouakchott

Nouakchott <<nwahk SHOT>> is the capital and largest metropolis of Mauritania, a rustic in western Africa. Nouakchott lies in western Mauritania, alongside the Atlantic Ocean.Authorities buildings dominate the middle of the town. Nouakchott is crowded, and many individuals stay in shacks and tents. Nouakchott’s merchandise embrace carpets and different handicrafts, delicate drinks, and chemical merchandise.... Read More