Central Africa is a region of Africa. AngolaFormer Portuguese colony which went through a brutal civil war. Now largely safe, but has been surprisingly slow to appear on the tourist radar CameroonSometimes referred to as Africa in Miniature, the terrain includes rain forest, desert plains, mountains and high plateau.
Popular in Central Africa
The Democratic Republic of the Congo is the largest and most populous country in Central Africa.
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The Republic of the Congo is in Central Africa. The country is also known as Congo-Brazzaville to distinguish it from its giant eastern neighbour, the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
South Sudan is a country in Central Africa. Formerly a breakaway region of Sudan, it became an independent country on 9 July 2011 after a referendum was held in January that year.
Equatorial Guinea is a small country in West Africa, divided into two parts, the mainland and the islands.
São Tomé and Príncipe is a small island nation off the Atlantic coast of Central Africa, located in the Gulf of Guinea, straddling the Equator, west of Gabon.
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