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The world's second largest river in the volume of water that it carries.
Congo
Africa's first black republic
Liberia
Greatest ancient civilization of Africa's interior
Kingdom of Cush
Nickname given to Africa during early exploration
"Dark Continent"
First recorded African Christian
Ethiopian eunuch
First black bishop of the Church of England
Samuel Crowther
Righteous African chief of the Batswanas
Khama
Greek slave from Ethiopia remembered for his fables
Aesop
African king remembered for his churches made of solid rock
Lalibela
Who was the missionary who was called "Queen of the Cannibals?"
Mary Slessor
Whose descendants migrated to Africa?
Ham's
Man-made waterway that separates Africa and Asia
Suez Canal
Name 2 early explorers to Africa
James Bruce and Mungo Park
Name the greatest African explorer
David Livingstone
Name a famous African center for learning.
Timbuktu
Name a "Falls" that is one of the greatest natural wonders in the world
Victoria Falls
A famous newspaper reporter?
Henry Stanley
The 4th largest island in the world
Madagascar
The highest peak in Africa
Mr. Kenya
First and greatest Christian kingdom in Africa
Kingdom of Aksum