SOUTH AFRICA

Background

The Republic of South Africa occupies the southernmost part of the African continent stretching from the Limpopo River in the north to Cape Agulhas in the south. Covering an area of 1,219,090 km², the country shares borders with Namibia, Botswana and Zimbabwe in the north, and with Swaziland and Mozambique in the north east. It also entirely surrounds the Kingdom of Lesotho. To the west, south and east, South Africa borders the Atlantic and southern Indian oceans. The country’s coastline covers some 2,968 km. Lying 1,920 km south east of Cape Town in the Atlantic Ocean are the isolated Prince Edward and Marion islands, which were annexed by South Africa in 1947.

Contact Details
Ministry of Sport and Recreation South Africa
Private Bag X869 South Africa

Director
Mrs Sumayya Khan (Chief Operations Officer)
email:sumayya@srsa.gov.za

Chairperson
Mr Gideon Sam

CEO
Ms Patience Shikwamba

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