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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.

African Culture is World Heritage

Appreciate Africa through African art, food, proverb sayings, folklore, biographies, spirituality and African living history.

Divorced Couples African Proverbs on Love

African Proverb love tips and advice from divorced couples can save your relationship. 

Divorced Couples African Proverbs on Love

Everyone receives all kinds of advice in life, but men and women who have been divorced sometimes have the best advice on relationships because they have seen matrimony from all angles understanding you're not the same people you were when you got married. 


African Proverb love tips and advice from divorced couples can save your relationship. 

People helping one another can bring an elephant into the house.

A zebra takes its stripes wherever it goes.

To a fight, one does not bring a knife that cuts but a needle that sews.

A clear conscience is more valuable than wealth.

Divorced Couples African Proverbs on Love


Whatever the tree, so is the fruit.

Blood is inherited and virtue is acquired.

When the lion gets old even flies attack him.

He is a fool whose sheep runs away twice.

The tail of the cow watches to the right and left.


Divorced Couples African Proverbs on Love


A hundred years cannot repair a moment's loss of trust.

To change, and to change for the better, are two different things.

A fart cannot be dispelled with a fan.

Don't water the fields of others, while your own is dry as dust. 

Divorced Couples African Proverbs on Love

Take some quiet time to reflect on the African Proverb love advice from divorced couples you have been given. Allow your mind to wander. Think about what you might be trying to avoid. Try to keep an open mind. Be especially curious if you start feeling defensive. You might want to do some writing in your journal about the decision you want to make.

Together we build awareness that boost harmony, education, and success, below are more links to articles you will find thought provoking.

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  2. What do Waist Beads Symbolize in Africa?
  3. About African Healers and Witchdoctors
  4. Hurricanes are Angry African Ancestors
  5. Highest Temperature and Lowest Temperature in Africa
  6. About African Night Running


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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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