Sao Tomé and Principe (Democratic
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South Africa enjoys full diplomatic relations with
the Democratic Republic of Sao Tome and Principe since 10 May 1994.
South African Representation in Sao
Tome and Principe
Mr G N Ngwenya
South African Embassy
Tome and Principe Representation in South Africa
Visa Requirements for South Africans
The embassy of
Sao Tomé and Principe in Libreville can be contacted on:
Tel: 09 241 721
Fax: 09 241 721 528
Address: BP 489, Libreville, Gabon
more information contact the Hon Consulate-General of the Democratic Republic
of Sao Tome and Principe.
A yellow fever certificate is required. Malaria
is a risk. Immunisation is recommended for hepatitis A and B as well as for tetanus.
Bilharzia, rabies and typhoid are present. Immunisation is recommended for polio.
further information go to Travelers' Health.
climate with heavy rainfall and high temperatures. It is very humid. The main
dry season is June to September.
For up-to-date weather information click here.
tender is the Dobra which is not freely convertible. It can only be used on the
islands of Sao Tome and Principe. One US Dollar is approximately 9000 Dobra.
current exchange rates click here.
and Official Visits / Bilateral Meetings
If you have any queries with regard to treaties please contact the Treaty Section at 012 351 0872/0851/0837.
For current information on trade statistics between South Africa
and Sao Tomeand Principe, visit the web site of the Department
of Trade and Industry of South Africa
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