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Capitals in Africa

All 58 countries in Africa and their respective capitals are listed on this page. Find out more on the capitals in Africa.

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Capitals in Africa
CapitalNoCountryPopulationContinent
Kinshasa1.Democratic Republic of the Congo7,785,965Africa
Cairo2.Egypt7,734,614Africa
Luanda3.Angola2,776,168Africa
Addis Ababa4.Ethiopia2,757,729Africa
Nairobi5.Kenya2,750,547Africa
Mogadishu6.Somalia2,587,183Africa
Dakar7.Senegal2,476,400Africa
Algiers8.Algeria1,977,663Africa
Khartoum9.Sudan1,974,647Africa
Accra10.Ghana1,963,264Africa
Conakry11.Guinea1,767,200Africa
Rabat12.Morocco1,655,753Africa
Pretoria13.South Africa1,619,438Africa
Harare14.Zimbabwe1,542,813Africa
Antananarivo15.Madagascar1,391,433Africa
Kampala16.Uganda1,353,189Africa
Yaounde17.Cameroon1,299,369Africa
Bamako18.Mali1,297,281Africa
Brazzaville19.Republic of the Congo1,284,609Africa
Lusaka20.Zambia1,267,440Africa
Maputo21.Mozambique1,191,613Africa
Tripoli22.Libya1,150,989Africa
Ouagadougou23.Burkina Faso1,086,505Africa
Monrovia24.Liberia939,524Africa
Freetown25.Sierra Leone802,639Africa
Niamey26.Niger774,235Africa
Lome27.Togo749,700Africa
Kigali28.Rwanda745,261Africa
N'Djamena29.Chad721,081Africa
Tunis30.Tunisia693,210Africa
Nouakchott31.Mauritania661,400Africa
Lilongwe32.Malawi646,750Africa
Djibouti33.Djibouti623,891Africa
Abuja34.Nigeria590,400Africa
Libreville35.Gabon578,156Africa
Asmara36.Eritrea563,930Africa
Bangui37.Central African Republic542,393Africa
Bissau38.Guinea-Bissau388,028Africa
Bujumbura39.Burundi331,700Africa
Juba40.South Sudan300,000Africa
Windhoek41.Namibia268,132Africa
Porto-Novo42.Benin234,168Africa
Gaborone43.Botswana208,411Africa
Laayoune / El Aaiun44.Western Sahara196,331Africa
Yamoussoukro45.Ivory Coast194,530Africa
Dodoma46.Tanzania180,541Africa
Malabo47.Equatorial Guinea155,963Africa
Port Louis48.Mauritius155,226Africa
Saint-Denis49.Reunion137,195Africa
Maseru50.Lesotho118,355Africa
Praia51.Cape Verde113,364Africa
Mbabane52.Swaziland76,218Africa
Mamoudzou53.Mayotte54,831Africa
Sao Tome54.Sao Tome and Principe53,300Africa
Moroni55.Comoros42,872Africa
Banjul56.Gambia34,589Africa
Victoria57.Seychelles22,881Africa
Jamestown58.Saint Helena637Africa

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