African politics
Africa is the world's second-largest and second-most-populous continent. At about 30.2 million km (11.7 million sq mi) including adjacent islands, it covers six percent of Earth's total surface a...
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A musician named Sallilou performing on...
A musician named Sallilou performing on Gorée Island in Dakar, Senegal in January 2018. His instrument is the Cas Cas, also known as Kashaka, which is made of two small, bean-filled gourds that are...
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The Opposite Of Brexit: African Union Launches An All-Africa Passport
On June 13, two weeks before the United Kingdom voted to leave the European Union, the African Union announced a new “single African passport.” The lead-up discussion was much like the original debate...
Professional big game hunter Ian Gibson crushed to death by elephant during hunt
Ian Gibson, a well-known big game hunter, was killed when a young bull charged at him and crushed him to death as he was leading a hunt, The Telegraph reports. Paul Smith, managing director of Chifuti...
History of Africa
The history of Africa begins with the prehistory of Africa and the emergence of Homo sapiens in East Africa, continuing into the present as a patchwork of diverse and politically developing nation sta...
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History of North Africa
North Africa is a relatively thin strip of land between the Sahara desert and the Mediterranean, stretching from Moroccan Atlantic coast to Egypt and Sudan. The region comprises seven countries or ter...
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History of West Africa
The history of West Africa began with the first human settlements around 12,000 BCE. It has been commonly divided into its prehistory, the Iron Age in Africa, the major polities flourishing, the colo...
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History of Central Africa
The history of Africa begins with the prehistory of Africa and the emergence of Homo sapiens in East Africa, continuing into the present as a patchwork of diverse and politically developing nation sta...
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History of East Africa
East Africa or Eastern Africa is the easterly region of the African continent, variably defined by geography or geopolitics. In the UN scheme of geographic regions, 20 territories constitute Easter...
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History of Southern Africa
The history of Africa begins with the history of Africa and the emergence of Homo sapiens in East Africa, continuing into the present as a patchwork of diverse and politically developing nation states...
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Ancient African history
The history of Africa begins with the prehistory of Africa and the emergence of Homo sapiens in East Africa, continuing into the present as a patchwork of diverse and politically developing nation sta...
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Arab slave trade
The Arab slave trade was the practice of slavery in the Arab world, mainly in Western Asia, North Africa, Southeast Africa, the Horn of Africa and certain parts of Europe (such as Iberia and Sicily) b...
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Atlantic slave trade
The Atlantic slave trade or transatlantic slave trade took place across the Atlantic Ocean from the 16th through to the 19th centuries. The vast majority of those enslaved that were transported to th...
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Colonization of Africa
The history of external colonisation of Africa can be divided into three stages: Classical antiquity, Arab conquest, and European colonialism. In popular parlance, discussions of colonialism in Afric...
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Scramble for Africa
The "Scramble for Africa" is the popular name for the invasion, occupation, colonization and annexation of African territory by European powers during the period of New Imperialism, between 1881 and ...
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Geography of Africa
Africa is a continent comprising 62 political territories, representing the largest of the great southward projections from the main mass of Earth's surface. Within its regular outline, it comprises a...
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Climate of Africa
Africa mainly lies within the intertropical zone between the Tropic of Cancer and the Tropic of Capricorn. Only the northernmost and the southernmost fringes of the continent have a Mediterranean cli...
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Fauna of Africa
Fauna of Africa, in its broader sense, is all the animals living in Africa and its surrounding seas and islands. The more characteristic African fauna is found in the Afrotropical ecoregion. Lying alm...
List of political parties in Africa by country
This is a List of political parties in Africa by country, linking to the country list of parties and the political system of each country in the region.
List of political parties in Africa by country - Wikipedia
African Union
The African Union (AU) is a union consisting of 54 African states. The only African state that is not a member is Morocco. The AU was established on...
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Economy of Africa
The economy of Africa consists of the trade, industry, agriculture, and human resources of the continent. As of 2012, approximately 1.07 billion people were living in 54 different countries in Africa...
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Economy of the African Union
The combined states of the African Union (AU) constitute the world's 17th largest economy with a nominal gross domestic product (GDP) of US$500 billion, ranking after the Netherlands. By measuring GDP...
African people
Ethnic groups in Africa number in the thousands, each generally having its own language (or dialect of a language) and culture. The ethnolinguistic groups include various Afro-Asiatic, Indo-European, ...
Demographics of Africa
The population of Africa has grown rapidly over the past century, and consequently shows a large youth bulge, further reinforced by a low life expectancy of below 50 years in some African countries. T...
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Languages of Africa
Niger-Congo: Nilo-Saharan: There are 1,250 to 2,100 and by some counts over 3,000 languages spoken natively in Africa, in several major language families:There are several other small fam...
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African culture
The culture of Africa is varied and manifold. It is a product of the diverse populations that today inhabit the continent of Africa and the African Diaspora. It has been affected by both internal and ...
African music
Given the vastness of the continent, the traditional music of Africa is historically ancient, rich, and diverse, with the different regions and nations of Africa having distinct musical traditions.Tra...
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Religion in Africa
Religion in Africa is multifaceted and has been a major influence on art, culture and philosophy. Today, the continent's various populations and individuals are mostly adherents of Christianity, Islam...
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List of regions of Africa
The continent of Africa can be conceptually subdivided into a number of regions or subregions.
One common approach categorises Africa directionally, e.g., by cardinal direction (compass direction)...
List of regions of Africa - Wikipedia