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Niscavo, officially The Republic of Niscavo (Republik Eganê an Niskavo) is a small sovereign state situated on the southern coast of central Uletha, facing Suvuma. The country was a prosperous colony and then an overseas region of Egani from 1549 until 1987 and the Eganian crisis.

It is composed of a coastral very urban plain in the south, some small mountains covered by forests in the north and the valley of the - river in the east. About 950 000 people live in the city-state : 680 000 in Niscavo (city) and the rest in the surrounding towns.

The name "Niscavo" comes from the Eganian "nes en klavo", meaning "the island of crabs", reffering to the coastral island where the old town is situated.