According to the United Nations, the northern region of Africa includes eight countries; the largest of these by land area are Algeria, Sudan and Libya. The other countries included by the United Nations as part of north... More »

As of 2014, the United Nations designates the geographical region of North Africa as consisting of seven countries: Algeria, Egypt, Libya, Morocco, Sudan, Tunisia and Western Sahara. These countries make up the territory... More »

North Africa is composed of two basic regions: the Maghreb and the Nile Valley. The countries in the Maghreb are Algeria, Libya, Morocco, Tunisia and Western Sahara, and the countries of the Nile Valley are Egypt and Sud... More »

As of 2014, the United Nations designates the geographical region of North Africa as consisting of seven countries: Algeria, Egypt, Libya, Morocco, Sudan, Tunisia and Western Sahara. These countries make up the territory... More »

As of 2015, some of the biggest African countries by area are Algeria, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Sudan, Libya and Chad. Algeria, in the northwest, is the largest African country, with an area of 919,595 squar... More »

While many assume that Africa as mainly desert, it is a diverse continent that sees a fair amount of snowfall away from the countries near the equator. Snowfall in Africa is rare, occurring in mountainous regions and in ... More »

The Nile River travels through 10 countries in Africa, including Eritrea, Kenya, Burundi, Uganda, Congo, Tanzania, Ethiopia, Sudan, Egypt and Rwanda. In total, the river spans approximately 4,132 miles. More »