By: Courtney M.


  • 54 official African capital cities
  • Egypt is the most popular place to visit in Africa
  • The most cheap diving certificate in the world is located in Africa at Lake Malawi
  • The Nile River which flows on the northern side of the border is the longest river in the world
  • Sahara is the largest desert in the world and that's located in Africa
  • The African elephant lives in Africa and is the largest land animal weighing in at 6 to 7 tons
  • Largest waterfall in Africa is the Victoria Falls
  • Madagascar is the largest island in Africa
  • 2nd largest continent in the world is Africa
  • There are more people dying from crocodiles than lions in Africa
  • Africa covers about 12 million square miles
  • Climate is tropical
  • More than 800 languages spoke