Togo

Fact File Capital: Lome Population: 6,675,000 Time zone: GMT 0 Plugs: Two pin round Dialling code: +228 Currency: CFA franc. Exchange rate: $1 = 499.888 XOF Language: French Visas All visitors require a visa...

Tanzania

Fact File Population: 45 million Time zone: GMT+3 Plugs: Three-prong square Dialling code: +255 Currency: Tanzanian shilling - $1=1606TZS Language: English, Swahili, Kiswahili Background The economy is mostly based on agriculture, which...

Swaziland

Fact File Capital: Mbabane Population: 1,077,000 Time zone: UTC +2 Plugs: Three pin round, South African style Dialling code: +268 Currency: Swazi lilangeni. Exchange rate: $1 = 9.86281 SZL Language: English, siSwati Make...

Sudan

Fact File Capital: Khartoum Population: 35,150,000 Time zone: GMT +3 Plugs: Two pin round Dialling code: +249 Currency: Sudanese pound. Exchange rate: $1 = 4.40249 SDG Language: Arabic Visas Visas are required by almost...

South Sudan

Fact File Capital: Juba Population: 10,334,000 Time zone: GMT +3 Plugs: Two pin round Dialling code: +211 Currency: Sudanese pound. Exchange rate: $1 = 4.40249 SDG Language: Arabic Airlines African Express Airways – www.africanexpress.co.ke Air Uganda...

South Africa

Fact File Population:  52 million Time: GMT +2 Plugs: Three-pin round Dialling code: +27 Currency: Rand - $1=10.2ZAR Language: 11 official languages, but English is predominantly spoken Background South Africa’s apartheid legacy...

Somalia

Fact File Capital: Mogadishu Population: 9,662,000 Time zone: GMT +3 Plugs: Two pin round Dialling code: +252 Currency: Somali shilling. Exchange rate: $1 = 1,377.98 SOS Language: Somali Visas All countries require a visa...

Sierra Leone

Fact File Capital: Freetown Population: 5,823,000 Time zone: GMT 0 Plugs: Three pin square, British Style Dialling code: +232 Currency: Sierre Leonean leone. Exchange rate: $1 = 4,329.94 SLL Language: English, Mende,...

Seychelles

Fact File Capital: Victoria Population: 94,000 Time zone: GMT +4 Plugs: Three pin square, British style Dialling code: +248 Currency: Seychellois rupee. Exchange rate: $1 = 12.0233 SCR Language: English, French Visas No visa is...