11 facts tagged with Africa Facts
In the Bemba tribe of southern Africa, if someone does something hurtful, they take the person to the center of the town where the entire tribe comes and surrounds them. For two days they tell him every good thing he has ever done, because they believe that every person comes into the world as good.
Sandy, an African Penguin, has been in 'love' with her keeper at the Nuremburg zoo since 1996.
The largest earthworm on record was found in South Africa and measured 22 feet.
The Sahara desert expands at about 1km per month.
More than 30 African nations have more cell phones than land lines.
Niger (Africa) has the world's highest fertility rate - 7.1 children per mother.
The percentage of Africa that is wilderness: 28%. The percentage of North America that is wilderness: 38%.