Zimbabwe



Narrow belt of mountainous country along eastern border (eastern highlands): north section of eastern highlands over 1 800 metres, with Mt. Nyanga rising to highest point 2 592 metres; south section includes Vumba Mountains and the Chimanimani Range, which has peaks rising to over 2 400 metres. Rivers include Zambezi, Limpopo and Sabilundi.


Name: Republic of Zimbabwe
Location: Africa
Status: UN Member
Capital City: Harare
Main Cities: Bulawayo, Chitungwiza
Population: 11,215,000
Area [sq.km]:390,580
Languages: English, Bantu dialects
Religions: Christian, Animist

National Anthem:
1.
O lift high the banner, the flag of Zimbabwe
The symbol of freedom proclaiming victory;
We praise our heros' sacrifice,
And vow to keep our land from foes;
And may the Almighty protect and bless our land.

2.
O lovely Zimbabwe, so wondrously adorned
With mountians, and rivers cascading, flowing free;
May rain abound, and fertile fields;
May we be fed, our labour blessed;
And may the Almighty protect and bless our land.

3.
O God, we beseech Thee to bless our native land;
The land of our fathers bestowed upon us all;
>From Zambezi to Limpopo
May leaders be exemplary;
And may the Almighty protect and bless our land.


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