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Mbabane

(əmbäbä`nā), town (1996 est. pop. 58,100), capital of Swaziland, NW Swaziland, in the Mdimba Mts. It is primarily an administrative center but serves as a commercial hub for the surrounding agricultural region. Tin and iron are mined nearby.

Mbabane

 

the capital of Swaziland. Linked by highway with the railroad leading to the port of Lourenc,o Marques (Mozambique). Population, 17,800 (1972). Asbestos is mined nearby (the Havelock mine).

Mbabane

the capital of Swaziland, in the northwest: administrative and financial centre, with a large iron mine nearby. Pop.: 71 000 (2005 est.)
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