Full List of West African Countries, Capitals, and Their President
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We have listed out, the full list of the West African countries with their capitals including their new president.
Therefore, check the African countries and their capitals and presidents from the table below.
Basic Information about the sixteen west African countries and their capitals.
However, Africa consists of many countries in the world as the second largest continent.
In every African countries is special and has its own culture, traditions and different languages somethimes.
There is no different with the western region of Africa.The most important language here are English, French, Portuguese, Arabic and Spanish.
How Many Countries Are There in The West Africa?
When you look into geographical standpoint, you will find out we have 19 countries that belongs to the Western region of the African continent.
However, the Encyclopædia Britannica look like something we can think so.
So there are islands that is might be part of the West African region which are São Tomé and Príncipe and Saint Helena. Looking at it right now, its means that there are 21 countries in the region.
In the other way round, if you may to consider West Africa from original economic and political standpoints, its comprises of 16 countries (& two islands) then the three countries which are Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea and Chad, which are the geographically located in West Africa belong to the Central African economic region.
Here Are The Full List of West African Countries, Capitals, and Their President
|WEST AFRICAN COUNTRIES||CAPITALS||CURRENT PRESIDENT|
|Benin (Republic of Benin)||Porto-Novo||President Patrice Talon|
|Burkina Faso||Ouagadougou||President Roch Marc Christian Kabore|
|Cape Verde||Praia||President Jorge Carlos Fonseca|
|Gambia||Banjul||President Adam Barrow|
|Ghana||Accra||President Nana Akufo-Addo|
|Guinea||Conakry||Present Alpha Conde|
|Guinea-Bissau||Bissau||President Jose Mario Vaz|
|Ivory Coast (Cote d’Ivoire)||Yamoussoukro||President Alassane Ouattara|
|Liberia||Monrovia||President Ellen Jonhnson Sirleaf|
|Mali||Bamako||President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita|
|Mauritania||Nouakchott||President Muhamed Ould Abdel Aziz|
|Niger||Niamey||President Mahamadu Issoufou|
|Nigeria||Abuja||President Muhammadu Buhari|
|Senegal||Darkar||President Macky Sall|
|Sierra Leone||Freetown||President Ernest Bai Koroma|
|Saint Helena||Georgetown||Governor Lisa Phillips|
|Sao of Tome and Principe||Sao Tome||President Manual Pinto da Costa|
|Togo||Lome||President Faure Gnassingbe|
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