- World’s second largest continent.
- World’s longest river Nile flows in this continent.
- Other longest rivers in Africa are Congo, Niger, Zambezi.
- World’s largest dessert Sahara is found here.
- Other largest desserts of Africa are Kalahari and Namibia.
- People speak 14, 300 different languages in Africa.
- Africa has more Christian and Muslim people.
- Africa’s largest peak is Mount Kilimanjaro. It is 5, 895 meters high.
- Africa’s largest lake is Lake Victoria. It’s area is 68, 800 Suare Kilometers.
- Nigeria is the largest country in Africa based on population. The population of Nigeria is estimated at 178,516,904 as of July 1 2014.
- Africa is famous for ‘Big Five’ which refers to five of Africa’s greatest wild animals – lion, leopard,elephant, buffalo and rhino.
Beautiful snaps of South Africa during our vacation: