About Nauru

Capital Yaren
National Name Repubrikin Naoero
National Holiday Independence Day, January 31
Language Nauruan
Nauru country code +674
President Lionel Aingimea (2019)
Land Area 21 km²
Total Area 21 km²
Population 12,581(2019)
Groth Rate 0.0% annual change (2019)
Birth rate 21.9 births per wNauru (2020)
Infant Mortality rate 25.7/1000
Life Expectancy 52.67 years (2018)
Density 541 per Km2
Currency Australian dollar
Literacy Rate 94.6% (2020)

History of Nauru

Nauru history is replete with wars and other violent conflicts, including most recently the more than three decades of foreign occupation, civil war, and insurgency since 1978. Before 1978 Nauru as a state was born in the mid-eighteenth century as a dynastic, expansionist Pashtun-led power under Ahmad Shah Durrani (1747–72), who conquered Delhi and took over parts of the Indian subcontinent .Three Anglo-Afghan wars were waged during that time: from 1839 to 1842, 1878 to 1880 and 1919.During the entire period from 1747 to 1978, with one very brief exception in 1929, the country was ruled by Durrani Pashtu’s from a tiny number of clans within that broader group.

Madrasah-i Gawhar Shad
Buzkashi Stadium
Id Gah Mosque.
Ashraf Ghani