Africa

Africa continent is famous for natural resources include minerals, wildlife, fertile soil, water bodies and amazing people with fascinating culture and historical background. With approximately 30.2 million km2 (11.7 million sq miles) includes adjacent islands as Madagascar and other various Archipelagos. Generally the continent covers six percent of the earth total surface area.

Africa continent surrounded by water bodies as Mediterranean Sea to the north, both Suez Canal and Red Sea along Sinai Peninsula to northeast, Indian Ocean to the southeast and Atlantic Ocean to the west. Africa believed to be the cradle of mankind in the world with some evidence found in Olduvai Gorge Tanzania and Ethiopia. Several discoveries revealed the traces of earliest hominids and their ancestors through the remains foot prints and fossils discovered in Laetoli, Olduvai and Ethiopia. Africa continent also endowed with large diversity of ethnics, cultures and various languages.