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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
Algiers1.Algeria1,977,663Africa
Luanda2.Angola2,776,168Africa
Porto-Novo3.Benin234,168Africa
Gaborone4.Botswana208,411Africa
Ouagadougou5.Burkina Faso1,086,505Africa
Bujumbura6.Burundi331,700Africa
Yaounde7.Cameroon1,299,369Africa
Praia8.Cape Verde113,364Africa
Bangui9.Central African Republic542,393Africa
N'Djamena10.Chad721,081Africa
Moroni11.Comoros42,872Africa
Kinshasa12.Democratic Republic of the Congo7,785,965Africa
Djibouti13.Djibouti623,891Africa
Cairo14.Egypt7,734,614Africa
Malabo15.Equatorial Guinea155,963Africa
Asmara16.Eritrea563,930Africa
Addis Ababa17.Ethiopia2,757,729Africa
Libreville18.Gabon578,156Africa
Banjul19.Gambia34,589Africa
Accra20.Ghana1,963,264Africa
Conakry21.Guinea1,767,200Africa
Bissau22.Guinea-Bissau388,028Africa
Yamoussoukro23.Ivory Coast194,530Africa
Nairobi24.Kenya2,750,547Africa
Maseru25.Lesotho118,355Africa
Monrovia26.Liberia939,524Africa
Tripoli27.Libya1,150,989Africa
Antananarivo28.Madagascar1,391,433Africa
Lilongwe29.Malawi646,750Africa
Bamako30.Mali1,297,281Africa
Nouakchott31.Mauritania661,400Africa
Port Louis32.Mauritius155,226Africa
Mamoudzou33.Mayotte54,831Africa
Rabat34.Morocco1,655,753Africa
Maputo35.Mozambique1,191,613Africa
Windhoek36.Namibia268,132Africa
Niamey37.Niger774,235Africa
Abuja38.Nigeria590,400Africa
Brazzaville39.Republic of the Congo1,284,609Africa
Saint-Denis40.Reunion137,195Africa
Kigali41.Rwanda745,261Africa
Jamestown42.Saint Helena637Africa
Sao Tome43.Sao Tome and Principe53,300Africa
Dakar44.Senegal2,476,400Africa
Victoria45.Seychelles22,881Africa
Freetown46.Sierra Leone802,639Africa
Mogadishu47.Somalia2,587,183Africa
Pretoria48.South Africa1,619,438Africa
Juba49.South Sudan300,000Africa
Khartoum50.Sudan1,974,647Africa
Mbabane51.Swaziland76,218Africa
Dodoma52.Tanzania180,541Africa
Lome53.Togo749,700Africa
Tunis54.Tunisia693,210Africa
Kampala55.Uganda1,353,189Africa
Laayoune / El Aaiun56.Western Sahara196,331Africa
Lusaka57.Zambia1,267,440Africa
Harare58.Zimbabwe1,542,813Africa

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