Currently, there are 54 countries on the continent of Africa, according to the United Nations. This includes all internationally recognized territories and states on the continent.
- Religion: Most of the African people are Christians and Muslims. In North Africa and many West African countries, most people follow the Islam. There are also almost 10% of Africans that follow traditional religious rituals which means they have traditional healing rituals such as bone-throwing, ‘magic’ and herbal medicine and celebrating the spirit of the ancestors.
2. Tourist attractions in Africa: The most popular African tourist attractions are: Kruger National Park; Mount Kilimanjaro; Robben Island; Serengeti; Victoria Falls; Maasai Mara; Table Mountain; The Great Pyramid of Giza
3. Biggest Cities: The most populous city in Africa is Lagos with more than 16 million people. Cairo in Egypt is the second-largest city in Africa.
4 Animals: In Africa, you will find some of the largest mammals on this planet. Among them are the largest land mammal, the African elephant, the tallest mammal, the giraffe, and the fastest mammal, the cheetah, which can run with speeds up to 113km/hour or 70 miles/hour!