[WORLDKINGS] Journey to seek extraordinary record holders around the world (P.51) - Kgothatso Montjane: South Africa’s wheelchair tennis star.
(WorldKings.org) Kgothatso Montjane (born 3 June 1986) is a wheelchair tennis player from South Africa. In 2018, she became the first black South African woman to compete at Wimbledon.
[WORLDKINGS] The Constant World Records Seeking Journey (P.26) Lake Turkana – World's largest non-subglacial underground lake
(WorldKings.org) Lake Turkana, formerly known as Lake Rudolf, is a lake in the Kenyan Rift Valley, in northern Kenya, with its far northern end crossing into Ethiopia. With the area of 6.405 km2 and the length of 290 km, World Records Union (WorldKings) officially declared Lake Turkana as "World's largest non-subglacial underground lake ".
WORLDKINGS - Worldkings News - Africa Records Institute (AFRI) – Voortrekker Monument: Home to world's biggest marble frieze
(Worldkings.org) Voortrekker Monument is home to the world's biggest marble frieze. The Voortrekker Monument is 40 metres high, with a base of 40 metres by 40 metres. The building shares architectural resemblance with European monuments such the Dôme des Invalides in France and the Völkerschlachtdenkmal in Germany but also contains African influences.
WORLDKINGS - Worldkings News - Africa Records Institute (AFRI) – Matobo National Park: Contain world's densest population of leopards and black eagles
(Worldkings.org) Matobo National Park contains the world's highest concentration of leopards and black eagles. Nearly one third of the world's 47 eagle species nest in the hills.
WORLDKINGS - Worldkings News - Africa Records Institute (AFRI) – Lakes of Ounianga: World's only lake system with lakes varying in color
(Worldkings.org) Lakes of Ounianga is the world's only lake system with lakes varying in color.
[WORLDKINGS] Top 100 famous markets in the world - P39 - Addis Mercato market (Ethiopia): The largest open air market in Africa
(WorldKings.org) Addis Mercato is a large open-air marketplace in the Addis Ketema district of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, and the name refers to the neighborhood in which it is located.
(WorldKings.org) It is a commonly held belief that human life evolved out of Africa millions of years ago. This is top 5 oldest African tribes in the world.
The Richat Structure, also called Guelb er Richât, the Eye of Africa, or Eye of the Sahara [circular reference] is a prominent circular feature in the Sahara's Adrar Plateau, near Ouadane, west–central Mauritania, Northwest Africa.
WORLDKINGS - Worldkings News - Africa Records Institute (AFRI) – Great Man-Made River: World's largest underground network of pipes and aqueducts
(Worldkings.org) Great Man-Made River is the world's largest underground network of pipes and aqueducts. It consists of more than 1,300 wells, most more than 500 m deep, and supplies 6,500,000 m3 of fresh water per day to the cities of Tripoli, Benghazi, Sirte and elsewhere.
WORLDKINGS - Worldkings News - Africa Records Institute (AFRI) – Namib desert: World's only desert that meets ocean
(Worldkings.org) Namib desert is the world's only desert that meets ocean.