Tanzania is locally known as Tanzania and the type of government it has is Republic.
The capital of Tanzania is Dar es Salaam and has a population of 2.5 million.
The Tanzanian flag is consists of divided diagonally by a yellow-edged black band from the lower hoist-side corner; the upper triangle (hoist side) is green and the lower triangle is blue; the banner combines colors found on the flags of Tanganyika and Zanzibar; green represents the natural vegetation of the country, gold its rich mineral deposits, black the native Swahili people, and blue the country's many lakes and rivers, as well as the Indian Ocean and is shown above.
The National symbol of Tanzania is Uhuru (Freedom) torch.
The National anthem of Tanzania is ""Mungu ibariki Afrika" ("God Bless Africa")" which was composed by Enoch Sontonga.