The Republic of South Africa is a country located in Southern Africa. It is bordered by Namibia, Botswana and Zimbabwe to the north, Mozambique and Swaziland to the north and north-east, and also surrounds the enclave of Lesotho.
References in GTA
The country's historical system of racial segregation known as apartheid (which lasted from 1948 until 1991) is occasionally mentioned in the series.
A particular black pedestrian in San Fierro (named in internal files as SBMYST) is quoted saying "divest from De Koch Diamonds", a parody of the real-life South African De Beers diamond conglomerate, and referencing real-life campaigns to boycott apartheid South Africa.