FACTS ON AFRICA
Africa is the second-largest continent in the world both in size and population.
Islam is the dominant religion in Africa. Christianity is the second. Arabic is also the most widely-spoken language in Africa.
Africa has the shortest coastline despite being the second largest continent in the world.
Africa is the most centrally located continent in the world. Both the prime meridian (0 degrees longitude), and the equator (0 degrees latitude) cut across it.