The capital city of the "Union of the Comoros" is Moroni . (The country is Comoros , while the archipelago, which includes the French island of Mayotte, is the Comoro Is…lands .).
The capital and largest city is Moroni (MORE)
Comoros, part of the Comoro Islands archipelago, were once called "The Perfume islands" for the scents including vanilla. The French colony of the Comoros (Les Comores) includ…ed these islands and Mayotte (now a separate French territory). (See the related Link for history and peoples of the island country Comoros.)(MORE)
Ikililou Dhoinine is the President of Comoros. Dhoinine became the President of Comoros on 2011 May 26. He previously held the position of Vice-President under President Ahmed… Abdallah Mohamed Sambi.(MORE)
Ahmed Abdallah Mohamed Sambi was the President of Comoros at the beginning of 2011. Ikililou Dhoinine became the President of Comoros on 2011 May 25. Sambi became the Pr…esident of Comoros on 2006 May 26, serving a 5-year term. Dhonine was the Vice President of Sambi. The presidency rotates between the three constituent islands of the Comoros every 4 years; thus a president may only serve one consecutive term. (MORE)
Ikililou Dhoinine was the President of Comoros in 2012. He became president on 2011 May 25. Before this, Dhoinine was Vice President of Comoros to President Ahmed Abdallah Mo…hamed Sambi, from 2006 May 26. The presidency rotates between the three constituent islands of the Comoros every 4 years; thus a president may only serve one consecutive term. (MORE)
Because it used to be a French colony, so the French language was present for many years. Even now, the island of Mayotte in the Comoros archipelago is still under France's ju…risdiction and does not belong to the Union of the Comoros, having requested to stay French in a 1974 and 1976 referendum at an overwhelming 99.4% of votes, and requested in another referendum in 2009 to become an oversea department of France in 2011. Comorian is spoken and common in Mayotte, but is not an official language there. In the Union of the Comoros, Arabic, Comorian and French are the three official languages across all islands.(MORE)
The Union of the Comoros (Islands) is country code +269 . (Mayotte also used country code +269 until 2007, but now uses+262.) (The plussign means "insert your internati…onal access prefix here."From a GSM mobile phone, you can enter the number in fullinternational format, starting with the plus sign. The most commonprefix is 00 , butNorth America (USA, Canada, etc.) uses 011 , Japan uses 010 , Australia uses 0011 , and manyother countries use different prefixes.) (MORE)