Coastline - 2,798 km
Total- 1,220,813 km2
Highest point- Mafadi 3,450m
Lowest point- Sea level 0m
Longest river- Orange River 2,200km
Largest Lake- Lake Chrissie
President in (1994-1999)
Won Nobel Peace Price in 1993
White people ruled the country and the black people had no rights
The flagg to South -Africa
Made in 1994
The Y symbol in the flag symbolize a country without Apartheid
Black, Green and Gold Symbolize Resistance movments
Read, White and Blue- White settelers
1652-1817 Duch- East India established a base at the Cape of Good Hope.
1815-1910 The British took over/ colonized the cape
1910 the republic of South Africa
and Injuerd over 108 people
Pass laws: To go into the big city for black Africans
5000 people peacefully demanded to be arrested for not having their pass at the Sharpeville police station.
In the crowd, there was a police officer that fell over, then the crowd rushed to see what happened and then the other officers began to open fire on the protesters.