Tanzania

Tanzania

Tanzania

Tanzania (officially the United Republic of Tanzania, Swahili Jamhuri ya Muungano wa Tanzania), is a country in East Africa. It lies on the Indian Ocean, Rwanda, Burundi and DR Congo in the west, and Zambia, Malawi and Mozambique borders on Kenya and Uganda to the north, to the south. It's 1,961 member state of the Commonwealth of Nations since independence from the United Kingdom on 9 December. Tanganyika (the mainland area of ​​the island of Mafia comprehensively) was founded in 1961 by the Mandatory Power UK independent and united in 1964 with Zanzibar (islands of Pemba and Unguja) to Tanzania, the country's name from Tanganyika, Zanzibar and the name Azania is composed. The approximately 49.3 million Tanzanians speak 125 languages, mostly Bantu languages, but also Nilotic and Cushitic languages, Arabic and Indian languages. Capital of the state is Dodoma, but the seat of government and largest city is the coastal city of Dar es Salaam.