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Swaziland  Education

 

Climate:

The seasons are the reverse of those in the Northern Hemisphere with December being mid-summer and June mid-winter. Generally speaking, rain falls mostly during the summer months, often in the form of thunderstorms. Winter is the dry season. Annual rainfall is highest on the Highveld in the West, between 1, 000 and 2, 000 mm  depending on the year.

Language:

SiSwati (also known as Swati, Swazi or Seswati) is a Bantu language of the Nguni Group, spoken in Swaziland and South Africa. It has 2.5 million speakers and is taught in schools. It is an official language of Swaziland and one of the official languages of South Africa.

Currency:

The lilangeni (plural: emalangeni, ISO 4217 code: SZL) is the currency of Swaziland and is subdivided into 100 cents. The South African rand is also accepted in Swaziland and it is issued by the Central Bank of Swaziland .

Visas:

http://www.swaziland.visahq.com

Population:

The population of Swaziland in 2003 was estimated by the United Nations at 1, 077, 000, which placed it as number 150 in population among the 193 nations of the world. In that year.

Capital City:

Lobamba is the traditional and legislative capital of Swaziland , seat of the Parliament and residence of the Queen Mother. It is located in the west of the country, in the Ezulwini valley, 16 km from Mbabane, in the district of Hhohho. Its population is 5, 800.

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