Africa is the second largest continent on earth, approximately 11.7 million square miles, here are the facts about Africa
- The national flag of Mozambique has the image of an AK-47 assault rifle embedded into it. It is the only national flag in the world featuring such a modern rifle.
- Mainland Africa is home to two of Spain’s exclaves, Melilla and Ceuta.
- Women from Africa’s Mursi tribe pierce their lips and wear plates as large as 5 inches in diameter, inside them (lips).