West African Countries and Their Capitals.
The African continent is the second largest world (Asia being the Larget) covering an of 30,370,000 km²(11.7 million square miles) and accounting for more than 16% of the total world population. The African continent is further divided into 5 sub-regions namely:
- Northern Africa
- Eastern Africa
- Central Africa
- Western Africa and
- Southern Africa.
West Africa is one of the rapidly developing regions in both social and economic levels. The west African Sub-region is made up of 16 countries with a total population of over 360 million. In this post we have we compiled a list the 16 of West African countries and their capitals. Refer also to the map provided.
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From the list it can be seen that Nigeria is the most populous West African nation with nearly 190 million inhabitants