Most Interesting African Cultural Practices

Africa is a continent that prides itself of a multiplicity of ethnic tribes as well as diverse cultures that accompany each tribe. These cultures have held root despite the influence of westernization, and are still passed down from generation to generation and have become what is known as customs and practices. Some of these practices are so dumbfounding, that it will take you a while …

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Most Beautiful Mosques In The World

A Mosque is a Holy place for worship for all the followers of Islam. Some of the most beautiful mosques in the world are excellent examples of exemplary Islam architecture of Islam.  The mosques or masjids are all over the world due to the spread of the Islamic empire. Islam reached parts of Europe and Africa and left significant influences on their cultures. Below are …

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Best Contemporary African Jewelry

Best Contemporary African Jewelry Jewelry comprises of decorative items that are adorned on various parts of the body or clothes for a myriad of reasons such as beauty, religious or cultural purposes as well as a status symbol. It consists of items such as rings, bracelets, anklets, necklaces, and hairpins. Jewelry is made from a wide array of material such as gemstones, precious metal, shells, …

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Most Tattooed People in the World

For most people, getting a first piercing or tattoo is a rite of passage, but few go as far as these people. The individuals below have transformed themselves with extreme tattooing, piercing and plastic surgery.  Here are the most tattooed people in the world and body alterations. Since time immemorial, the art of tattooing in Africa was mostly done for medicinal values.  However, some African …

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Most Powerful African Musicians

The music market in Africa is growing, and the youth of the continent find in these musicians a symbol of achievement, success and the personification of the rags to riches dream.  From Soukouss to Makossa, Rumba and even Afrobeat, these most powerful musicians In Africa give a breath of fresh air to music in the global scene.  They have contributed to the spread and the …

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Popular African Olympic Gold Medalists

Africa has lots of untapped talent, especially in sports.  However, despite this situation, African athletes have broken and set world records in several games.  African Olympic Gold medalists have put the continent’s name on the world map. Top Ten Popular African Olympic Gold Medalists Africa has lots of untapped talent, especially in sports.  However, despite this situation, African athletes have broken and set world records in …

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Best African Car Manufacturers

There is a favorable demand environment for automobiles in the continent, but the growth of the auto industry in the different nations has not been significant and thriving as anticipated. However, some car manufacturers in the continent have contributed significantly to the industry. Unfortunately, African car manufacturers are not given the recognition they deserve and the much-needed patronage.  Toyota, Mercedes-Benz, Ford, and other car makers …

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List of The Largest Dams in Africa

Constructing dams is a concept as old as early human civilization. However, most of the new dams are built for hydropower generation, and the old dams have been constructed to prevent flooding and provide water for irrigation in arid and semi-arid areas. Most people believe that Africa is a poor continent.  Some of the world’s biggest dams are found in Africa on the Nile, Congo …

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Popular African Richest People

This year, Africa witnessed an insane decrease of their richest billionaires’ net worth by almost 10%. Globally, there as well have been fewer African Billionaires compared to the previous year majorly due to the same decrease of their net worth. Continents have taken pride of their most powerful men and women as well as the richest African people for the second biggest continent in the …

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List of The Smallest Countries in Africa

Africa is one of the biggest and most populous continents in the world. The continent has 53 nations out of which Seychelles is Africans Smallest country with just an area of 455 sq. Km. There are few inhabitants in each of these countries. The size of each nation is given in or kilometers starting from the smallest country. Top Ten Smallest Countries in Africa As …

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