Africa is an amazing place. Made up of 54 countries, the most spoken language is Arabic, hottest Continent, largest dessert and of course the most beautiful people. Here are a few things I bet you don’t know about Africa.
1. The world’s biggest frog is found in Equatorial Guinea and Cameroon
2. The word ‘Crossword’ in Kiswahili, a language spoken mainly by people in eastern and central Africa is ‘chemshabongo’ which, when translated, means ‘boil brains’
3. The official title of Idi Amin, the Ugandan dictator, was ‘His Excellency, President for Life, Field Marshal Al Hadji Doctor Idi Amin Dada, VC, DSO, MC, Lord of All the Beasts of the Earth and Fishes of the Seas and Conqueror of the British Empire in Africa in General and Uganda in Particular’.
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