Flag meaning• Black, green and yellow are the colors of Nelson Mandelas political party.• The flag incorporates also the colors of the former Boer republics flags (red, white, and blue).• The Y shape represents South Africas diverse society and unity.• The past meanings of the colors were that red stands for bloodshed, blue for open blue skies, green for the land, black for the black people, white for the European people and yellow for the natural resources such as gold.
Official Languages in South Africa• English• Afrikaans• Sepedi• Tswana• Sotho• Zulu• Swati• Xhosa• Ndebele• Tsonga• Venda
Types of food• Breyani• Boerewors• Potjiekos (stew, meat mixed with veggies and wild plants)• Soft Porridge made from maize meal (corn meal)• Biltong (Dried and spiced up animal meat)
Pictures of foodBreyani Boerewors PotjiekosPorridge Biltong
National Anthem• Our national anthem is written in five widely spoken languages namely : Xhosa, Zulu, Sotho, Afrikaans and English• Our national anthem is like a plea to God asking him to protect our country.• It also encourages unity amongst the citizens of South Africa
Traditional ClothingNdebele Woman Traditional Venda Woman TraditionalAttire Attire
Traditional Clothing Basotho Women Traditional Attire Zulu Men Traditional Attire