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WORLDKINGS – Worldkings News – Africa Records Institute (AFRI) – Sudd: World’s largest protected swamp area

The Sudd is a vast swamp in South Sudan, formed by the White Nile's Baḥr al-Jabal section. The Arabic word sudd is derived from...

WORLDKINGS – Worldkings News – Africa Records Institute (AFRI) – Biete Medhane Alem: World’s largest monolithic rock-hewn church

Biete Medhane Alem (House of the saviour of the world) is an Orthodox underground monolith rock-cut church located in Lalibela, Ethiopia. It was built...

WORLDKINGS – Worldkings News – Africa Records Institute (AFRI) – Tugela Falls: World’s tallest multi-tier waterfall

According to some measurements, it is the world's tallest waterfall. A revisited validation of waterfall measurements is not available, and there's still uncertainty about...

WORLDKINGS – Worldkings News – Africa Records Institute (AFRI) – El Mahrousa: Oldest active super yacht in the world

El Mahrousa, officially renamed for a period of time as El Horreya, is a super yacht that currently serves as Egypt's presidential yacht, and...

WORLDKINGS – Worldkings News – Africa Records Institute (AFRI) – Voortrekker Monument: Home to world’s biggest marble frieze

The Voortrekker Monument is located just south of Pretoria in South Africa. This massive granite structure is prominently located on a hilltop, and was...

WORLDKINGS – Worldkings News – Africa Records Institute (AFRI) – National Museum of Sudan: House world’s largest and most comprehensive Nubian archaeological collection

The National Museum of Sudan or Sudan National Museum, abbreviated SNM, is a double storied building constructed in 1955 and established as a museum...

WORLDKINGS – Worldkings News – Africa Records Institute (AFRI) – Cathedral of the Nativity of Christ: World’s largest Oriental Orthodox church by area

The Cathedral of the Nativity of Christ is a Coptic Orthodox cathedral in the as-yet-unnamed New Administrative Capital, Egypt, some 45 km east of...

WORLDKINGS – Worldkings News – Africa Records Institute (AFRI) – Kagem emerald mine: World’s single largest producer of emeralds

The Kagem emerald mine is the world’s single largest producer of emeralds and accounts for approximately 25% of global emerald production. It covers an area...

WORLDKINGS – Worldkings News – Africa Records Institute (AFRI) – St. Croix Island: Home to world’s largest African penguin colony

St Croix in Port Elizabeth is home to the largest African penguin colony in the world, close to 50 per cent of the world...

WORLDKINGS – Worldkings News – Africa Records Institute (AFRI) – Lake Volta: World’s largest artificial reservoir based on surface area

Lake Volta, the largest artificial reservoir in the world based on surface area, is contained behind the Akosombo Dam which generates a substantial amount...

WORLDKINGS – Worldkings News – Africa Records Institute (AFRI) – Asfour Crystal: World’s largest manufacturer and exporter of crystal

Asfour Crystal is an Egyptian crystal manufacturing company that produces crystal pieces under its own name. The company produces clear and coloured crystals for...

WORLDKINGS – Worldkings News – Africa Records Institute (AFRI) – Benban park: Biggest solar photovoltaic park in the world

Benban solar park is a powerful complex of 41 solar power plants being developed in Benban, located in the Aswan governorate, Egypt. Benban is...

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