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Ponta do Ouro - Mozambique
Ponta do Ouro - Mozambique

Ponta do Ouro

Located just 15 minutes from the South African border at Kosi Bay, the town of Ponta do Ouro is the most convenient option for those wanting to visit both countries.
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Capital: Maputo

Location: Southeastern Africa, bordering the Mozambique Channel, between South Africa and Tanzania

Government: Republic of Mozambique

Currency: meticais (MZM)

Area: 799,380 sq km

Population: 30,888,034 (July 2021 est.)

Languages: Makhuwa 26.1%, Portuguese (official) 16.6%, Tsonga 8.6%, Nyanja 8.1, Sena 7.1%, Lomwe 7.1%, Chuwabo 4.7%, Ndau 3.8%, Tswa 3.8%, other Mozambican languages 11.8%, other 0.5%, unspecified 1.8% (2017 est.)

Religion: Roman Catholic 27.2%, Muslim 18.9%, Zionist Christian 15.6%, Evangelical/Pentecostal 15.3%, Anglican 1.7%, other 4.8%, none 13.9%, unspecified 2.5% (2017 est.)

TimeZone: UTC+2

Tel Code: +258

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