Africa fun facts

interesting facts about Cape Verde
29 Oct

14 Cool Facts About Cape Verde

Are you looking to enjoy a slower pace of life or simply wish to head off on a sunny holiday? Take a look at these fun facts about Cape Verde before you go! 1. Where is Cape Verde? Cape Verde is a volcanic archipelago off the northwest coast of Africa. Its nearest neighbors are the Western Sahara to …
interesting facts about Chad
22 Oct

15 Cultural Facts About Chad

Do you have friends or family that live in this incredible country? Impress them with your local knowledge with these fun facts about Chad! 1. Where is Chad, exactly? Chad is a large landlocked country in Central Africa. It is bordered by Libya to the north, Sudan to the east, the Central African Republic to the …
interesting facts about Azores
19 Oct

16 Absorbing Facts About The Azores

Looking to boost your knowledge of the world? Make a start with these fun facts about The Azores! 1. Where are the Azores? The Azores is an archipelago and overseas territory of Portugal, in the Mid-Atlantic Ocean. Its nearest neighbors are Portugal to the east, and Morocco, Tenerife and Western Sahara to the southeast. 2. Grab the compass! …
interesting facts about the Sahara Desert
13 Oct

15 Hot Facts About The Sahara Desert

The Sahara Desert is huge, iconic and breathtaking.  It’s located in North Africa and covers large portions of the continent, but how much do you really know about this sandy region? Let’s shine a light on these 15 fun facts about the Sahara Desert… 1. The Sahara isn’t the biggest desert. The Sahara is the world’s …
interesting facts about cote d'ivoire
8 Oct

14 Interesting Facts about Côte d’Ivoire

Looking to boost your chances of winning the next pub quiz? Brush up on your worldly facts with these 14 fun facts about the Côte d’Ivoire! 1. Where is Côte d’Ivoire? Côte d’Ivoire is a beautiful country in West Africa. It is bordered by Mali and Burkina Faso to the north, Ghana to the east …
interesting facts about Mauritius
5 Oct

16 Magical Facts About Mauritius

Want to find out a little more about the countries of the world? Take a look at these 16 fun facts about Mauritius… 1. Where is Mauritius? Mauritius is a tropical island nation located in the Indian Ocean, roughly 2,000 kilometers off the southeast coast of the African continent, just off the east coast of …
interesting facts about Nigeria
1 Oct

9 Newsworthy Facts About Nigeria

Think you know all there is to know about the countries of Africa? Take a look at these fun facts about Nigeria and test your knowledge! 1. Where is Nigeria? Nigeria is a beautiful and culturally rich country in West Africa. It is bordered by Niger to the north, Chad to the northeast, Cameroon to the east and Benin to the west. It …
Facts about Slavery
10 Sep

33 Shocking Facts About Slavery

Slavery was, and still is, a very real threat to human freedom. The very definition of the act of slavery is to hold someone against their will, and to coerce them into doing things they have the right to refuse. History lessons have taught us that slave trading occurred hundreds of years ago, however, modern …
interesting facts about south africa
8 Sep

28 Sizzling Facts About South Africa

Looking to boost your knowledge of the big wide world and increase your chances of being crowned the next pub quiz champion? Why not start with these fun facts about South Africa! 1. How many people live in South Africa? In 2022, South Africa’s population was just shy of 59.89 million people. 2. What’s the …
interesting facts about Gambia
4 Sep

15 Great Facts About The Gambia

Looking to increase your knowledge of the big wide world and improve your chances of winning the next pub quiz? Take a look at these fun facts about The Gambia… 1. Where is The Gambia? Gambia is a small, long and thin country in West Africa which follows the winding course of the Gambia River. …
interesting facts about Seychelles
31 Aug

29 Sensational Facts About Seychelles

Seychelles is one of the most stunning tropical island countries in the world. A haven of white sandy beaches, clear waters filled with marine life, lush rainforests, and an entire world of history and culture. No wonder the islands are a famous honeymoon destination, it’s a true paradise on Earth! So, whether you’re newlyweds or …
Interesting facts about Madagascar
30 Aug

15 Magical Facts About Madagascar

Looking to boost your knowledge of the countries of Africa and increase your chance of being crowned the next pub quiz champion? Make a start by learning these fun facts about Madagascar: 1. Madagascar is off the beaten track. Madagascar is a large island nation off the southeast coast of Africa. Its nearest countries are …
Interesting facts about Egypt
29 Aug

16 Fun Facts About Egypt

Tombs, shrines and pyramids – there’s literally thousands of years of incredible history on offer in Egypt.  Here’s some enlightening and fun facts about Egypt for you to discover… 1. Where even is Egypt? Bordered partly by the Mediterranean and Red Sea, Egypt borders Africa and the Middle East, sitting between the Gaza Strip, Israel, …
Interesting facts about Botswana
25 Aug

17 Brilliant Facts About Botswana

Looking to boost your knowledge of the countries of the world and increase your chances of being crowned the next pub quiz champion? Why not start by learning these interesting facts about Botswana! 1. Botswana is pretty much surrounded. Botswana is a landlocked country in Southern Africa; it borders Zimbabwe, South Africa, Namibia and Zambia. …
interesting facts about Mozambique
24 Aug

14 Majestic Facts About Mozambique

Looking to boost your knowledge about countries of Africa and increase your chances of being crowned the next pub quiz champion? Start by learning these 14 fun facts about Mozambique! 1. Mozambique has lots of neighbors. Mozambique is a beautiful, wildlife-rich country in South-east Africa. It is bordered by Malawi and Zambia to the northwest, …