Cameroon is a country on the west coast of central Africa. It covers 475,442 sq km (183,568 sq mi) and has a population of about 19.2 million people (2011 estimate). Its capital is Yaoundé while its largest city is Douala. More on Cameroon Cameroon is bordered by Equitorial Guinea, Gobon and the Republic of the […]

Cairo, Outskirts

Cairo Outskirts is a large expanse of desert land surrounding the capital of Egypt. Within this area, you can find the monuments from Egypt’s Old Kingdom, predating the pyramids of Giza. In Memphis, for example, are ruins of a city that was already an important commercial center four thousand years before Cairo appeared on the […]


Rwanda is a small landlocked country in central Africa. It covers 26,338 sq km (10,169 sq mi) and has a population of 11 million people. Despite its small size, it has one of the highest population densities in Africa. Its capital and biggest city is Kigali. Rwanda is bordered by Uganda to the north, Tanzania […]

Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania

Dar es Salaam (دار السلام‎) is the biggest city in Tanzania. It is also the country’s financial and economic hub. It served as the capital until 1974, when the capital was relocated to Dodoma. Dar es Salaam covers 1590.5 sq km (614 sq mi) and has a metropolitan population of 2.5 million people. The city […]

Ndjamena, Chad

N’Djamena (Arabic: نجامينا) is the capital and largest city in Chad. It is located on the west-central part of the country, on the eastern bank of the River Chari, which flows north into Lake Chad. Situated at an elevation of 298 m (978 ft), N’Djamena has a population approaching a million people (2012 estimate). More […]