North African Countries
North African countries are separated from the rest of the African continent by the Sahara desert. This article provides a brief overview of these countries.
Places to Visit in Mauritius
Popular attractions in mauritius
Sooner or later, you are going to need the names of places to visit in Mauritius, as this one of the most sough after tourist destination in the world today. The land of the dodo, it indeed has some beautiful and mesmerizing sights...
Interesting Facts about Mauritius
Dodo is the national bird of Mauritius
Read through some interesting facts about Mauritius, and surprise yourself with some never heard or read about information. These facts won't only surprise you, but will help you know more about this famous global tourist...
Best Vacation Spots in Africa
The continent of Africa is full of beautiful places from forests to beaches! Presented below is information on the top vacation spots in Africa for families and couples.
Deepest River
Did you know that the Congo River of Africa holds the distinction of being the deepest river in the world. In this Buzzle article, we put forth some little-known facts about this river, with special emphasis on its depth.
Ghana Facts
Ghana is the second largest producer of cocoa in the world - there, I see that your interest has been aroused! Here are some Ghana facts that are interesting as well as informative and would amuse you to no end while telling you a...
Swaziland Facts
Even though it got its independence in 1968, Swaziland became an Olympic nation only in 1972. In this Buzzle article, we will put forth more of such Swaziland facts, which will help you get a glimpse of this little-known African...
Facts about Africa
A compilation of some facts about the continent of Africa, which make it one of the most interesting places on the Earth. After all, there are not many places in the world wherein you will find deserts, diamonds, pyramids, and rich...
Culture in South Africa
South Africa is a kaleidoscope of culture; a big warm colorful melting pot of culture that is full of exotic ingredients and tasty surprises, and has since then evolved and developed its rich flavors over the centuries. Get a taste...
Ubuntu - African Philosophy
Ubuntu, a Bantu word, defines what it means to be truly human. We affirm our humanity when we acknowledge that of others.
Aksum - World Heritage Site in Ethiopia
The Kingdom of Aksum, in the Tigrai Region close to the North-Eastern Border of Ethiopia, was once the most powerful reigning state between the Eastern Roman Empire and Persia.
Is World Water Crisis Alarming?
Scientists fear that the water scarcity in the African continent may affect cultivation, and leave many areas parched.
List of African Countries and Capitals
African countries and their capitals
Africa is the second largest continent in the world and houses more than 50 countries. Take a look at the various African countries and their capitals.
Kente Cloth: History and Symbolism of Different Colors
Kente cloth from the Ashanti Empire - Ghana
Africa is so diverse in its culture that there is ample reflection of the same in their attire too. In this Buzzle article we shall take a look at one of the most unique creations which belongs to West Africa. This creation is...
Lake Retba: The Incredible Pink Lake of Senegal
Fact about lake Retba
Lake Retba of Senegal, situated in Africa, is known for its incredible pink color. Buzzle divulges the unusual reason behind it and much more.
Facts about Yoruba Culture
Fact about Yoruba beadwork
Yoruba are one of the largest groups that dominate the Southwestern parts of Nigeria. They are famous for their magnificent bead working, rich and creative sculpting and several other remarkable artistic forms. Their artworks are...
Best Places to Visit in Tanzania
Best places to visit in Tanzania
Tanzania, a country in East Africa, boasts of many beautiful and exotic locations for people to visit. Here are some of the most famous vacation spots in the country, and what you can do there.
National Flag of Libya: History and Meaning
Fact about the national flag of Libya
The flag of Libya has a very interesting history and meaning. It has stood as a symbol of hope and victory for the people of Libya through various shifts in power.
Quick Facts About Libya
Fact about Libya - it is 90% desert
Abundantly oil-rich, truly a desert land, and vying to be politically correct, Libya has much more to offer than what meets the eye.
List of 70 Adinkra Symbols and Their Meanings
Adinkra symbol and its meaning
Adinkra symbols originated in West Africa, in the kingdom of Gyaman, which comprised today's Ghana and Côte d'Ivoire (Ivory Coast).
Information About African Dashiki
Fact about African Dashiki
Tradition is an assimilation of many things that are part of a culture. Amongst these many things, attire that reflects the nuances of a tradition are at the helm. Dashiki is one such African traditional outfit, which is considered...
Interesting Facts About Lake Natron
Fact about Lake Natron
Lake Natron in Northern Tanzania is an unusual lake with a red color, with high levels of salinity, thanks to its geographical location. This post explores the lake's unusual characteristics, composition, and animals who survive in...
Facts About the Breathtaking Victoria Falls of Zimbabwe
Fact about Victoria Falls
Victoria Falls, situated in southern Africa, is the largest waterfall in the world. Here are a few astounding facts about this beautiful natural wonder.
Facts about Zimbabwe
Fact about Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe
One of the most interesting African countries to attract a tourist is Zimbabwe. So if you wish to explore Zimbabwe, you would want to read this article for some interesting facts.
Khoisan: The Clicking Language of Africa
Fact about khoisan clicking language
Did you know that clicks are sounds actually used as consonants in the African Khoisan language? Get ready to be amazed as we tell you more about this clicking language.
How to Plan a Perfect African Safari for True Adventure
Pointers to plan an African safari
If you are an adventure seeker and going on an African safari is one of your dreams, this write-up will give you some ideas regarding how you can plan your adventurous vacation.
Danakil Depression: The Cruelest Place on Earth
Danakil Depression - the cruelest place
Located in the Afar region in northern Ethiopia, the Danakil Depression is a hellish place with extremely high temperatures and unnatural-appearing landforms. Dubbed as the 'Cruelest Place on Earth', it is meant only for those with...
Popular National Parks in Kenya
National parks in Kenya
Few can resist the call of the wild; even fewer among those can bypass the lure of the African wilderness. Kenya is one of Africa's crown jewels, and this Buzzle article features the most popular national parks of this beautiful...
Top 10 Misconceptions About Africa
Common misconception about Africa
No, it isn't full of dangerous, wild animals on the loose. It also isn't just a vast expanse of arid land. Africa - our planet's second largest continent, has been battling misconceptions like these since ages. This Buzzle article...
How Many Countries are There in Africa
Africa is the second-largest continent after Asia, and is also one of the most disputed territories known to man. In this piece of information we learn many things about this controversial continent and list out it's countries.
Free Education for Children in Kenya? A Free Education It's Not
When the Kenyan government issued the edict of free education for all children in the country, it didn't consider the cost. Let's check it out in some more detail...
Crisis in Liberia - Need for an International Peace-keeping Force
'Liberia' on the West African Coast is in the throes of a 'civil war' which could cause humanitarian problems of gigantic proportions. The prolonged civil war in the country has already caused the loss of more than 2,00,000 lives...