READING AROUND THE WORLD

Insert a picture of your country on a world map below

Insert a picture of the country’s flag.

Answer the following questions by researching information about your country.

Capital City

pretoria

Continent

Africa

2 neighbouring countries

Namibia & Mozambique

Population

55,051,167

Name of currency

rand

Language(s) spoken

English, Afrikaans, Zulu

Traditiona l Food

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Bobotie

Special Celebrations/Festivals

Freedom Day, Labour Day, Youth Day

Climate (temperature)

Subtropical

President/Prime Minister

Jacob Zuma

National Emblem

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2 Interesting Facts

  1. The longest river in South Africa is the Orange River which forms also part of the border between Namibia from South Africa.
  2. It takes a 12-hour flight from London/England, 12-hour flight from Singapore and it takes more than 17 hours from New York/USA to get to South Africa.Blah blah blah


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