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Kingdom of Zanzibar
Timeline: Napoleon's World
Capital
(and largest city)
Zanzibar City
Language
  official
 
Swahili
  others Arabic, English
Demonym Zanzibari
Government Constitutional Monarchy
  Legislature Parliament of Zanzibar
Sultan Jamshid bin Abdullah
Prime Minister
Population 2,111,455 
Currency Zanzibari pound
Calling Code +255
Internet TLD .za

The Sultanate of Zanzibar is an East African nation located east of the East African Union, on an archipelago in the Indian Ocean. Zanzibar has a population of 2,110,000, primarily on the main island of Zanzibar. Despite its small size and population, Zanzibar is a major trading center and has been called "the Singapore of Africa," sitting at the crossroads of the Arab, African and Indian worlds. Zanzibar is a constitutional monarchy, headed by Sultan Jamshid bin Abdullah since 1963. The official languages of Zanzibar are Arabic, English and Swahili.

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