Africa Ranking

Top 20 Most Populated Countries in Africa, 2022

Nigeria, also known as the giant of Africa, is the most populous country in Africa with a population of over 216.5 million.

Top 20 Richest Countries In Africa, 2022

Seychelles ranks as the richest country in Africa, with a reported per capita GDP of $11,426. With a population of less than 100,000, the country has the tiniest population in Africa.

Top 10 Poorest Countries In Africa, 2022

Burundi ranks as the poorest country in Africa, with a reported per capita GDP of $239. Approximately 70% of Burundi's population lives in poverty according to the world food program.

Busiest Airports in South Africa, 2022

O.R Tambo International Airport is the busiest airport in South Africa, with over 8.2 million passengers passing through in 2021.

Top 10 Busiest Airports in Africa, 2022

Cairo International Airport is the busiest airport in Africa, with over 11 million passengers passing through in 2021.

Top 20 Most Developed Countries in Africa, 2022

Mauritius, Seychelles, Algeria, Tunisia and Botswana lead the Human Development Index (HDI) rankings in Africa, they are the top five most developed countries in Africa.

Top 10 African Countries With the Lowest Life Expectancy, 2022

One of the poorest countries in the world, Central African Republic has the lowest life expectancy in Africa at 53.3.

Top 15 Most Popular Languages in Africa (2022)

In Africa, 27 out of 54 countries on the continent speak the English language as their official or secondary language making it the most popular language in Africa.

Top 10 Strongest Currencies In Africa – 2022

Based on their exchange rate to the dollar the currencies below are the strongest currencies in Africa. Top 10 Strongest Currencies In Africa - 2022 To compare the value of the African currencies below, we have used the United State's dollar...

Updated: Top 10 Oldest Presidents in Africa, 2022

Paul Biya is the oldest president in Africa and the oldest president in central Africa. He is also the second-longest-ruling president in Africa.

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The Creation Story of the Akamba People of Kenya

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Top 10 Longest Serving Presidents in Africa, 2022

Equatorial Guinea's president Teodoro Obiang is the longest serving president in Africa and the world. He is closely followed by Cameroons President Paul Biya.

Cornelius Frederiks: the Namibian Captain Who Was Locked Up in a Concentration Camp for Fighting Against German Colonialists

Cornelius Frederiks was a Namibian freedom fighter who actively fought a guerrilla-style war against German colonialists during the Herero-Nama war of 1904.