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Plugs and Electric in Swaziland

Electricity

Voltage

230 V

Frequency

50 Hz

Plug

“South African” plug which is technically known as  BS 546 (South African 15 A/250 V).

Plugs and Electric in Zimbabwe

Electricity

Voltage

240 V

Frequency

50 hz

Plug

Round 3 pin or 3 rectangular pin (as in the UK).

Plugs and Electric in Namibia

Electricity

Voltage

220 V

Frequency

50 Hz

Plug

3 round pin (as in South Africa).

Plugs and Electric in Mozambique

Electricity

Voltage

220 V

Frequency

50 Hz

Plug

Mozambique uses the “Schuko” plug and receptacle with side grounding contacts, or round two pin plug that will also fit in Schuko socket. Also nearer the South African border the South African three round pin plug is common.

Plugs and Electric in Morocco

Electricity

Voltage

Conversion from 127 to 220V is currently underway

Frequency

50 Hz

Plug

Round two pin attachment plug, some round pin plug with receptacle and male grounding pin. This type of plug is common in most “universal” adaptor sets.

Plugs and Electric in Mauritius

Electricity

Voltage

230 V

Frequency

50 Hz

Plug

Plugs and sockets can vary. You will find either 3 rectangular pin (as in the UK) or two round pin plug.

Plugs and Electric in Mauritania

Electricity

Voltage

220 V

Frequency

50 Hz

Plug

Continental-style, round two-pin plug.

Plugs and Electric in Mali

Electricity

Voltage

220 V

Frequency

50 Hz

Plug

Two round pin attachment plug or round pin plug and receptacle with male grounding pin.

Plugs and Electric in Madagascar

Electricity

Voltage

220v

Frequency

50 hz

Plug

Plugs and sockets can vary. You will find either two round pin or two round pin with grounding receptacle, these sockets will also take the two round pin plug.

Plugs and Electricity in Ghana

Electricity

Voltage

230 V

Frequency

50 Hz

Plug

Round pin plug with grounding pin or rectangular three blade plug (as in the UK).

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