Africa is the worst place to be an albino. In a land where crazy superstitious beliefs and ignorance reign supreme, albinos can only pray, hide, or run faster than their legs can carry them. Albinos run all day and night, and not from wild animals nor some strange creatures from outer space. Rather, albinos run away from fellow human beings. Albinos continue to run from the lack of compassion and
As its name implies, the Republic of South Africa (or "South Africa" for short) is a country located at the southern tip of Africa. In fact, the southernmost point of the African continent, Cape Agulhas (about 150 km east of the 'Cape of Good Hope'), is in South Africa.
South Africa borders the Republics of Botswana, Zimbabwe and Namibia to the north. To the east, South Africa borders the
The Republic of Equatorial Guinea (or "Equatorial Guinea" for short) is one of the smallest and least populated countries in Africa today with a total land area of just 28,051 squared kilometers. This total land area consists of a mainland territory and five inhabited islands. The mainland territory (also known as "Rio Muni") is bordered by the Republic of Cameroon to the north and the Republic
The Republic of Zimbabwe or "Zimbabwe" for short, is a landlocked southern African country surrounded almost entirely by the republics of South Africa, Zambia, Mozambique and Botswana. Zimbabwe borders the Republic of South Africa to the south, the Republic of Mozambique to the east, the Republic of Botswana to the southwest, the Republic of Zambia and a tip of the Republic of Namibia to the
The Federal Republic of Somalia (or "Somalia" for short) is a country in the horn of Africa (a peninsula in Northeast Africa). In fact, the easternmost point on mainland Africa, Cape Guadarfui, is found in Somalia. In other words, Somalia is the easternmost country on the African mainland.
Somalia shares borders with the Republic of Yemen (and the Gulf of Aden) to the north, the Republic of
The United Republic of Tanzania or "Tanzania" for short, is the largest and most populous East African country with a total land area of about 947,300 squared kilometers (about 61,500 sq km covered by water) and about 1,424 kilometers of coastline.
The United Republic of Tanzania borders the Republic of Kenya to the northeast, the Republics of Mozambique and Malawi to the south, the