South Africa

by Neomi Palacios

South Africa

Some of Africas natural recources are iron ore timber coal and oil.Africa is borderd by Southern ocean ,Indian ocean , and the Atlantic ocean.There president in the country's first multiracial parliamentary elections in 1994 was Nelson Mandela an over whelming amount of people chose him

about the ethnic groups and languages

South Africans represent a rich array of ethnic backgrounds. South Africa's eleven official languages in the mid-1990s are Zulu, Xhosa , Afrikaans, and English. The others--isiNdebele, sePedi , seSotho, seTswana, siSwati, tshiVenda, and xiTsonga--are spoken in large areas of the country.The bigger ethnic groups are Zulus 21 %, Xhosas 17 % and the Sotho 15%. Next are smaller minorities, such as the Tswana, Venda, Ndebele, Swasi, Pedi and others.

Some of the ethnic groups that make up South Africa and a little bit about them