Africa is an amazing place. Made up of 54 countries, the most spoken language is Arabic, hottest continent, largest dessert and of course the most beautiful people. Here are a few things I bet you didn’t know about Africa.
(1) The worlds largest land animal is the African elephant.
(2) The worlds tallest animal, the giraffe, lives in Africa.
(3) The fastest land animal in the world, the cheetah, lives in Africa.
(4) Africa is home to the worlds largest reptile, the Nile crocodile.
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