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Did you know?

1. No African country names begin with the letters F, H, I, J, O, P, Q, V, W, X, or Y.

2. Africa is surrounded by water but by definition Africa is not an island because Africa is a continent.

3. African tech startups raise billions of dollars annually, seven African start-ups were included in the World Economic Forum 2021 cohort of 100 Technology Pioneers.

Not Being Anyone's Fool African Proverbs

African proverbs that make you think.



I will not be your fool any more African proverbs explains to us that sometimes it is hard to know if you are being taken for granted.

Not Being Anyone's Fool African Proverbs



Not being anyone's fool African proverbs convey the message that you must not fool yourself. After being fooled once, read wise relationship African proverbs and be wary so you cannot be tricked again.


African Proverbs

Good looking fruit could be rotten inside
Good looking fruit could be rotten inside

Only a fool tests the depth of the water with both feet.


No hyena deserves to be entertained twice.


Denial cannot hide cigarette smoke.


The wise chief does not eat from two sides.


An honest enemy is better than a best friend who lies.


He who smiles too much with you will frown too much with you at your back.


The good looking fruit could be rotten inside.


Ashes are a result of a fire.


A friend's eye is a good mirror.


An honest enemy is better than a best friend who lies.
An honest enemy is better than a best friend who lies.

More relationship African proverbs on avoiding being the fool

The apple falls under the apple-tree.


Put not pepper in other people's meals.


A bad relationship is like coal: if it doesn't burn, it blackens you.


A change of rulers is the joy of fools.


A dog doesn't enter if the door is not open.


The pearl lies at the bottom of the sea, while the corpse floats.


The locust lives only a little while, but it does great damage.


A relative's slap hurts more than a stranger's.


The snake sheds his skin, but never his habits.

The snake sheds his skin, but never his habits.


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Africa is surrounded by water but is not an island, here are a few African Island facts.

Madagascar is the 4th large island in the world and is located in the Indian Ocean supporting a unique biology, about 90% of its plants and animals are found nowhere else on earth.

Composed of 155 islands, Seychelles is Africa's smallest country. By far the largest island is Mahe, home to about 90% of the population and the site of its capital city of Victoria.

Cabo Verde has a strategic location 310 miles or 500 km from the west coast of Africa near major north-south sea routes; important communications station; important sea and air refueling site.

Africa is surrounded by water but by definition Africa is not an island because Africa is a continent. Continents can not be considered islands because of their size and also by historic definition since many people who study geography define islands and continents as two different things.

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