List Of 10 Most Powerful Passports In Africa 2020

This is a list of 10 most powerful passports in Africa as of 2020 according to a recent report by The Henley Passport Index.  The Henley Passport Index is a ranking of all the passports of the world according to the number of countries their holders can travel to visa-free. The ranking is based on data from the International Air Transport Association (IATA), which maintains the world’s largest and most comprehensive database of travel information.

According to the report, Seychelles has the most powerful passport in Africa. Seychelles passport holders can access 152 countries in the world visa-free. Mauritius has the second strongest passport in Africa with its holders having access to 146 countries, visa-free. South Africa comes third on the list with its passport holders having visa-free access to 102 countries. Kenyan passport holders can access 71 countries in the world visa-free, making it the 7th most powerful passport in Africa.

List Of 10 Most Powerful Passports In Africa 2020

 

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Rank

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Country

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Number of Countries the Passport Can Access Visa Free

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1

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Seychelles

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152

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2

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Mauritius

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146

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3

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South Africa

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102

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4

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Botswana

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82

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5

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Namibia

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76

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6

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Lesotho

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74

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7

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Kenya

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71

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Malawi

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71

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Swaziland

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71

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8

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Gambia

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68

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Tanzania

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68

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Zambia

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68

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9

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Tunisia

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66

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10

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Cape Verde Islands

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65

 

Check out the full list here.