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Mozambique Education and History

Mozambique Education and History

National symbols The national flag was adopted in 1983. It is horizontally striped in green, black and yellow, narrow white stripes separate the colored stripes from one another. From the leech there is a red triangle over the stripe; in the middle of it is an open book on a yellow five-pointed star, on which the pick and the rifle cross. The constitution describes the meaning of the colors: green symbolizes the fertile soil, black the continent and its population,…

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Mozambique Guide

Mozambique Guide

Mozambique – country information Country name Mozambique Official name Republic of Mozambique Capital Maputo Continent Africa Area 801,590 km2 Population 23,700,715 (2012) Foundation of a state 6/25/1975 The highest mountains Monte Binga 2436 m Longest rivers Zambezi 2660 km (inland 900 km) State system a republic with a unicameral parliament and a transitional government The biggest cities Maputo (capital) 1,250,000, Beira 350,000, Nampula 285,000 Official language Portuguese Ethnicity/National Composition groups Makua 49%, Tsonga 23.5%, Malawi 12%, Shona 11%, Yao 3.5%,…

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Sunbathing and Swimming in Mozambique

Sunbathing and Swimming in Mozambique

Fantastic discoveries, both above and below the surface. The country of Mozambique is located on the Indian Ocean and is separated from Madagascar in the east by the Mozambique Channel. It borders South Africa and Zimbabwe to the south and west, Zambia to the northwest and Malawi and Tanzania to the north. In the central part of the country flows the river Zambezi. Off its coast there are many small islands with fantastic beaches and here are opportunities for various activities such as snorkeling…

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