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  • Africa is larger than China, USA, India, Mexico and a big part of Europe combined. The San people of Southern



  • Africa today use the same set of tools that were found in a Cave, dating to 44,000 years ago.



  • 41% of children in "Africa" aged 15 to 14 are involved in child labor.
  • Facebook has 100 million active users in Africa. 96 elephants are killed every day in Africa. The deadliest animal in Africa is the hippopotamus.



  • South Africa is called the "Rainbow Nation" because it has 11 official languages. There's a beer brewed from bananas in Africa. South Africans can legally attach flamethrowers to cars to repel carjackers. Graca Machel is the only woman to have been first lady of two separate countries: Mozambique and South Africa.



  • In 1998, all 11 members of a soccer team in Africa were killed by lightning while leaving the other team unhurt.Nearly half the gold ever mined has come from one place: Witwatersrand, South Africa. Contrary to popular belief, there are no wild tigers in Africa. Only in Asia. There are more people speaking French in Africa than in France.



  • Soccer player Didier Drogba is credited with brokering a cease-fire in his home countary of lovory Coast that brought a five-year civil war to an end. Most of the world's fastest runners come from a single tribe in Kenya, Africa, called the "Kalenjins".



  • Lesotho, in Africa, is the only country on Earth to lie completely above 1,000 meters in elevation. In 2010,
  • the country of Ghana, in Africa, banned the sale of secondhand underwear. 1 in 4 Adults in Swaziland, Africa,
  • are infected with HIV. The first President of Zimbabwe, Africa, was president Banana. There are 16 countries
  • in Africa with higher vaccination rates than the U.S.



  • The women of the Mursi tribe in the Africa wear plates on their lips that can be as large as 5 inches (12 cm) in diameter.
  • 38% of Christianity is projected to live in sub-saharan Africa in 2050. The African nation of Mozambique has AK-47 assault
  • rifle on its flag. Almost a third of rhe world's languages are spoken only in Africa.


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