Ethiopia’s economy is growing faster than China’s.
Eritrea’s President, Isaias Afwerki is the least richest President in Africa.
Ethiopia is Africa’s oldest independent country, it has existed for over 3,000 years without being colonised.
Haile Selassie 1 was the 225th and last Emperor of Ethiopia.
Nigeria has the most monarchs in the world.
Angola has more Portuguese speakers than Portugal.
President Jose Eduardo Dos Santos has ruled Angola since 1979.
President Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo is Africa’s longest serving Head of State. He has ruled Equatorial Guinea since August 3, 1979 when he overthrew his uncle, Francisco Nguema. His son, Teodoro Nguema Obiang Mangue is his Vice President and will succeed him if he resigns. He started ruling before Dos Santos. 30 Interesting facts about Africa