Sub-Saharan Africa
Sub-Saharan Africa is, geographically, the area of the continent of Africa that lies south of the Sahara Desert. Politically, it consists of all African countries that are fully or partially located ...
Sub-Saharan Africa - Wikipedia
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...
Ball Python
The Ball Python (Python regius) can be found in West and Central Africa and is the smallest of the African pythons.
A New “Drinkable Book” Has Pages That Turn Raw Sewage Into Drinking Water
As many as 358 million people in sub-Saharan Africa do not have reliable access to drinking water. Now, researchers have come up with a book on water safety whose pages can be used to filter water. Tr...
15 of Africa’s favorite dishes | Africa Facts
The taste of Africa on a plate. Given that the first "barbecue" might well have taken place in Africa, this is a continent that can arguably claim to have
The Origins Of Voodoo, The Misunderstood Religion
For many, the word ‘Voodoo’ conjures up images of magical dolls with pins stuck in them to inflict pain on one’s enemies and the resurrection of the dead as zombies. These images are the result of the...
DNA reveals history of buried slaves
Slaves buried in the Caribbean came from different African groups
African art - West African Dogon Masks Documentary by BBC
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African art - Masks, Fetishes and Other Obsessions a voyage into traditional African art Screener
Screener for Masks, Fetishes and Other Obsessions a voyage into traditional African art distributed by Contemporary Arts Media http://www.artfilms.com.au Mas...
African art
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African cuisine
PRODUCED BY VIDEO PROMOTIONS, www.videopromotions.co.zw, video@mweb.co.zw The variety of vegetables in Africa, and the seasons they are found in are the focu...
History of Africa
History of Africa.
Afrotropic ecozone
The Afrotropic is one of the Earth's eight ecozones. It includes Africa south of the Sahara Desert, the southern and eastern fringes of the Arabian Peninsula, the island of Madagascar, southern Iran a...
Tropical and subtropical grasslands, savannas, and shrublands
Tropical and subtropical grasslands, savannas, and shrublands are grassland terrestrial biomes located in semi-arid to semi-humid climate regions of subtropical and tropical latitudes.
Grasslands ...
List of tropical and subtropical moist broadleaf forests ecoregions
This is a list of tropical and subtropical moist broadleaf forest ecoregions (TSMFs), arranged by ecozone
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...
History of Africa - Wikipedia
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...
History of East Africa - Wikipedia
History of Ethiopia
This article covers the prehistory and history of Ethiopia, from emergence as an empire under the Aksumites to its current form as the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, as well as the history ...
History of Ethiopia - Wikipedia
History of Somalia
Somalia (Somali: Soomaaliya; Arabic: الصومال‎ aṣ-Ṣūmāl), officially the Federal Republic of Somalia (Somali: Jamhuuriyadda Federaalka Soomaaliya, Arabic: جمهورية الصومال الفدرال...
History of Somalia - Wikipedia
History of Sudan
This article covers the history of the territory which is today part of the Republic of Sudan. The term "Sudan" derives from the Arabic bilād as-sūdān "land of the black peoples", and is used more loo...
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...
History of West Africa - Wikipedia
Ghana Empire
The Ghana Empire (c. 300 until c. 1235) was located in what is now southeastern Mauritania and western Mali. Complex societies had existed in the region since about 1500 BC, an...
Ghana Empire - Wikipedia
Mali Empire
The Mali Empire (Manding: Nyeni; English: Niani), also historically referred to as the Manden Kurufaba, was a Mandinka/Bambara empire in West Africa from c. 1230 to c. 1600. The empire was foun...
Mali Empire - Wikipedia
Songhay Empire
The Songhai Empire, also spelled as the Songhay Empire, was a Songhai state that dominated the western Sahel in the 15th and 16th century. At its peak the empire was one of the largest in both I...
Songhay Empire - Wikipedia
Kingdom of Benin
The Benin Empire was a pre-colonial African empire, with its capital Benin City (located in what is now Edo State in Nigeria). It should not be confused with the modern-day country called Benin, forme...
Kingdom of Benin - Wikipedia
Kingdom of Nri
The Kingdom of Nri (Igbo: 'Ọ̀ràézè Ǹrì') (948–1911) was the West African medieval state of the Nri-Igbo, a subgroup of the Igbo people. The Kingdom of Nri was unusual in the history of world gover...
Kingdom of Nri - Wikipedia
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...
History of Central Africa - Wikipedia
Lunda Empire
The Kingdom of Lunda (c. 1665-1887), was a pre-colonial African confederation of states in what is now the Democratic Republic of Congo, north-eastern Angola and northwestern Zambia. Its central state...