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Dijibouti

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Capital: Djibouti

Region: East Africa, Horn of Africa

Borders:

Official languages: French, Arabic

Recognised national languages: Somali, Afar

Government

  • President: Ismail Omar Guelleh
  • Prime Minister: Dileita Mohamed Dileita
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Independence: June 27, 1977

Colonial Power: France

Area: 23,200 km2 (150th) / 8,958 sq miles

Currency Franc (DJF)

Internet TLD .dj | Calling code: +253

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Links

allAfrica - Djibouti | BBC - Djibouti profile | CIA World Factbook - Dijibouti | Wikipedia - Djibouti

Videos

Al Jazeera English | US searching for a home for Africom | 05 Dec 2007

Washington is searching for a home for its new military operations centre for Africa. But Africom’s - as its called - has been dogged by controversy, as Mohammed Adow reports from Djibouti.



 
 

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