Mozambique

NAME: Republic of Mozambique

CAPITAL: Maputo City, on the South of the Country

POLITICAL SYSTEM: Multiparty Democracy

INDEPENDENCY DATE: June 25th 1975

POPULATION: 27 909 798 inhab. (2017 Census)

CURRENCY: Metical

OFFICIAL LANGUAGE: Portuguese

OTHER NATIONAL LANGUAGES: Cicopi, cinyanja, cinyungwe, cisenga, cishona, ciyao, echuwabo, ekoti, elomwe, gitonga, maconde (or shimakonde), kimwani, macua (or emakhuwa), memane, swahili (or kiswahili), suazi (or swazi), xichanga, xironga, xitswa  and zulu.

MOZAMBIQUE IS DIVIDED INTO 11 PROVINCES

North: Niassa, Cabo Delgado, Nampula
Centre: Zambézia, Tete, Manica, Sofala
South: Inhambane, Gaza, Maputo City and Maputo Province

BORDERS

North, with Tanzania;
Northeast, with Malawi and Zambia;
East, with Zimbábwe,  South Africa and-Swatine (former Swaziland);
South, with South Africa;
West, with section of Indic Ocean, called Mozambique Channel

Weather:

Tropical humid, with its dry seasons from May to September. Average temperatures in Maputo (Capital) range from 13-24°C  in July (Winter) to 22-31 °C in February (High Summer). The rain season is between October and April

More information about tourist attraction, please check on Visit Mozambique

 

 

Sources: Portal do Governo, Wikipedia