HOW MUCH OF AFRICA DO YOU KNOW?

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MUCH OF AFRICA DO YOU KNOW?
1.   African
continent is the world’s oldest populated area
2.   Over
25% all languages are spoken only in Africa with over 2,000 recognised
languages spoken on the continent.
3.   Africa
is the second most populous continent with about 1.1 billion people or 16% of
the world’s population. Over 50% of Africans are under the age of 25.
4.   Africa
is the world’s second largest continent covering about over 30 million square
kilometers
5.   Africa
has approximately 30% of the earth’s remaining mineral resources
6.   The
continent has the largest reserves of precious metals with over 40% of the gold
reserves, over 60% of the cobalt, and 90% of the platinum reserves.
7.   Animals
like the giraffe, zebra, gorilla, hippopotamus, chimpanzee and wildebeest are
unique to Africa and can only be found here.
8.   The
Serengeti (Tanzania) hosts the world’s largest wildlife migration on  Earth with
over 750,000 zebra marching ahead of 1.2 million wildebeest as they cross this
amazing landscape.
9.        Africa
has over 25% of the world’s bird species.
10.  Africa is home to the world’s
largest living land mammal, the Elephant and the world tallest, the Giraffe
 
 
 
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