The biggest country of Africa is Algeria, the most populated country is Nigeria.
The smallest country are the Seychelles.
Economically the most developed country is South Africa.
Some of the historically most interesting countries are Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia, which is south of Egypt, because of their ancient cultures.
The craddle of human kind are thought to be in Ethiopia and Kenya.
Namibia is covered by the oldest deserts.
The largest rain forests are found in The Republic of the Congo.