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) Africa has the world’s highest Albinism rates. Albino people are hunted by traditional healers and witch doctors to use their organs for rituals believed to heal diseases.
(2) According to the World Bank, Seychelles had a 92 percent women literacy rate in 2010. Chad’s equivalent was 13 percent while Niger’s was 15 percent.
(3) Witwatersrand, South Africa, produces almost half of all the gold mined in Africa.
(4) Egypt is Africa’s most popular tourist destination. The country receives over 10 million visitors every year. Cairo, Egypt’s capital city, is also Africa’s largest city.
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