Africa Ranking

Top 10 Best (and Worst) Police Force in Africa 2018

According to data released by the world Internal Security and Police Index, Botswana has the best police in Africa and Nigeria the worst. Botswana with a population of less than 3 million people is a model African country, known...

Best And Worst Countries In Africa For Doing Business 2017

Since its inception, Doing Business has recorded business reforms in 186 of the 190 economies it now monitors. In this year's report, Mauritius is the highest ranked economy in Sub-Saharan Africa in the 25th in the world. Nigeria, Malawi and...

Top 10 Richest Countries In Africa 2018

The African continent houses a total of about 1.07 billion people in the 54 countries of the continent. Though the continent is rich in resources -both natural and human, the people have been exploited for decades and are poverty...

Top 10 Richest Musicians In Africa 2018

According to trace.tv These are the richest musicians in africa 2018. **Note: The list also includes Africans plying their trade overseas. The list was put together by Forbes using factors such as endorsement value, popularity, show rates, sales, awards, YouTube views,...

Top 10 Best Rappers In Africa – (Updated: 2018)

Top 10 Best Rappers In Africa 2018 Without wasting much of our time, these here are the Top 10 Best Rappers in Africa. Note: This list was compiled based on how good the rappers are, and not based on their popularity,...

Top 10 Most Dangerous Countries In Africa 2018

South sudan is the most dangerous country in Africa in terms of crime, according to the 2017 Crime Index published recently by Numbeo, an online database of user contributed data about countries worldwide. South Africa, is the second most dangerous...

Toughest African Countries For Girls To Get an Education

A development campaign group, ONE, has disclosed that countries in sub-Saharan Africa dominate a ranking of places unfavourable for the girl child to get an education. The Toughest Places For A Girl To Get An Education. Out of the Conflict-plagued duo of South Sudan...

Global Hunger Index: Africa Tops World Hunger Index 2017

Global hunger has fallen more than a quarter since 2000, but conflict and climate shocks are beginning to reverse these gains. Nearly half of the 119 countries surveyed in this year's GHI (Global Humger Index) had "serious," "alarming" or "extremely...

Top 5 Car Manufacturers In Africa

Cars produced by these car manufacturers you are about to read about are used by many people -including VIP's- in the continent and around . In no particular order, Here are the top 5 car manufacturers in Africa... 1. Innoson Vehicle...

Top 10 Most Generous Countries In Africa 2017 – CAF World Giving Report

The CAF World Giving Index has released their annual World Giving Index, naming Africa’s most generous countries of 2017. ​ The eighth edition of the CAF World Giving Index, saw the collection of data from 139 countries, which represents 95% of...

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The Heroro-Nama Genocide: Germany’s Brutal Genocide in Namibia in the early 20th Century

The Herero and Namaqua Genocide is considered to have been the first genocide of the 20th century. It took place between 1904 and 1907 in German South-West Africa(modern day Namibia), during the Herero Wars.

Kenneth Kaunda, Zambia’s First President, and the Last African Independence Leader from the 1960s Dies at 97

Kenneth Kaunda, Zambia’s founding president and one of Africa’s last surviving liberation leaders, has died at a military hospital in Lusaka, where he was being treated for pneumonia. He was 97.

Artefacts Looted From Ethiopia 150 Years Ago Withdrawn From Uk Auction After Ethiopia’s Appeal

Two artefacts that were stolen during colonial-era looting by British forces in Ethiopia have been withdrawn from auction after the Ethiopian government appealed in a letter.

World’s Third Largest Diamond Discovered in Botswana

The diamond firm Debswana has announced the discovery in Botswana of a 1,098-carat stone that it described as the third largest of its kind in the world.

The Earliest Obtainable Map of the Whole Continent of Africa

Mapped by Sebastian Münster, the map below is the earliest obtainable map of the whole continent of Africa. The map was published in the 1552 edition of Sebastian Münster’s Cosmographia.