Would africa always lag in technological advancements?

Though we certainly can't know how the future will unfold, I think there's clear evidence that Africa can be on the forefront of some technological advances. Let's look at a few examples.1. Given Africa's poor infrastructure, in some cases there is a chance to leapfrog outdated infrastructure used in the developed world and jump straight

Will Ethiopia become a great power in the next 50 years?

Yes, Ethiopia will become a great power in the next fifty years. Looking at her potentials, a fast-growing population of about 100, 000.000 people, most of them over the 30 years. Huge economic power in Africa, having one of the fastest growing economies in the world. Creating huge opportunities for the

How to hack bank accounts here in Africa

It's of course possible but unethical and illegal. Your in a very dangerous course in your life and I strongly recommend you reconsider the path you are choosing.Remember, hacking a bank account is one thing. Getting away is another story.The fact you're

Does China view Africa as the best option to secure resources in the next 50 years?

Besides established EU investments (our biggest trading bloc) essentially in manufacturing, Africa has attracted little interest from the West, who have arguably written off many countries on the continent. Cant blame them really - would you invest your pension in the DRC? In Zimbabwe? In

What will Nigeria look like in 20 years?

If we're to judge based on its current trajectory, its likely to be mired in poverty. Its major resource is slowly losing its value, its financial system buckling under the weight of fleeing capital, its middle-class and literati emigrating while it

What is the most advanced in technology country in Northern Africa?

If we look at a global index by nation...likeGlobal Innovation Index 2017: Switzerland, Sweden, Netherlands, USA, UK Top Annual Rankingit would probably be Morocco (72nd) in the world.And that is not saying much.Northern Africa and Western AsiaIsrael (17th overall) and Cyprus (30th overall) achieve the top two spots in the region for the fifth consecutive year.

What would happen to the world climate if the African continent disappeared?

Hmm...interesting question!I'll state openly that I'm not a meteorologist, and that meteorology is a fascinating but complex and imprecise science. The answer, vaguely, is ‘all kinds of things'.Specifically, that's harder, if not impossible, to determine. Everything I've written below is pure speculation, and I'm aware that I've

Are UFOs in Africa?

I'm also very interested in this subject! Sometime ago I did ask this question and discovered that

When, how often, and how long should we pray for?

I'd like to offer some verses from my own (LDS) faith. Most Christians will discount or reject them as they are not from the Bible, but I feel they are relevant. Alma 34, 17-2817 Therefore may God grant unto you, my brethren,

What would happen to the world climate if the African continent disappeared?

Hmm...interesting question!I'll state openly that I'm not a meteorologist, and that meteorology is a fascinating but complex and imprecise science. The answer, vaguely, is ‘all kinds of things'.Specifically, that's harder, if not impossible, to determine. Everything I've written below is pure speculation, and I'm aware that I've

What African nations are considered allies of the U.S.?

Three countries in Africa are formally listed as "Major Non-NATO allies":Morocco: Morocco was the first world nation to recognize the United States as an independent sovereignty, in 1777. The "Moroccan-American Treaty of Friendship" is the longest-lasting treaty of the

Why are African countries underdeveloped?

We (Africans ) do not understand the business.

Which African country has the most atheists?

If I were to guess, I would consider that advanced countries tend to have more atheists and that countries that tolerate religious diversity and don't persecute atheism tend to have more atheists.Because of this and besides the horrible history of racism, I'd have to pick South Africa as the country most likely to have the most atheists in Africa.

Are south Africans happy in their country?

For now, I'm quite happy.As a teenager, I live in a great country. Sure, the president should be in jail(he has 789 corruption charges), and our currency will soon be used for toilet paper, but the spirit of the population is one of unity. Whenever I walk, I strike up conversations

Are UFOs in Africa?

I'm also very interested in this subject! Sometime ago I did ask this question and discovered that

What African nations are considered allies of the U.S.?

Three countries in Africa are formally listed as "Major Non-NATO allies":Morocco: Morocco was the first world nation to recognize the United States as an independent sovereignty, in 1777. The "Moroccan-American Treaty of Friendship" is the longest-lasting treaty of the

Should I know more about African countries?

Am an African and I will tell you that, you need to know more and I will tell you the reasons.Africa for one thing is a continent of impressive diversity. Africa is home to large civilzations and diverse language I.e the gao empire stretched to almost a third of the African continent before it was toppled here is a

What will Nigeria look like in 20 years?

If we're to judge based on its current trajectory, its likely to be mired in poverty. Its major resource is slowly losing its value, its financial system buckling under the weight of fleeing capital, its middle-class and literati emigrating while it

Could humans have survived out of Africa during the Ice Age?

Neanderthal, which are by any reasonable standard human beings, survived in Europe through at least three cycles of major glaciation. For those who resist the idea that Neanderthal were humans, even though an average human outside of Africa has a 1%+ quantity of Neanderthal

Did countries in Asia use African slaves?

There were certainly slaves in many Asian countries, and no doubt a few of them came from Africa originally. (Aside from anything else, European colonialists brought some of them along to their Asian colonies.) But most of the slaves in

Are UFOs in Africa?

I'm also very interested in this subject! Sometime ago I did ask this question and discovered that

If aliens attacked an African country, which country would come first to save them?

That would definitely be Ghana! The black star of Africa!Ghana has always shown unflinching support towards other African countries. As the first country to attain independence in 1957, under the inspiration of Osagyefo Dr. Kwame Nkrumah, they graciously assisted other African countries to achieve the same feat.They have always

What are the wealthiest African countries?

Using the GDP per capita list in the CIA Worldfactbook (Central Intelligence Agency) Equatorial Guinea is ranked at 46 ($38600 - mainly because of oil and gas deposits but there are issues with corruption, etc so it could be doing better than this), Gabon at 89 ($19100) and Botswana at 99

When, how often, and how long should we pray for?

I'd like to offer some verses from my own (LDS) faith. Most Christians will discount or reject them as they are not from the Bible, but I feel they are relevant. Alma 34, 17-2817 Therefore may God grant unto you, my brethren,

Why hasn't African countries developed yet?

Define developed. I've lived in Africa most of my life and just yesterday, I was on Skype with my Sudanese-born American bestfriend from high school who just came from visiting Sudan for the first time since the '90s. She was amazed at how much Sudan had

Is there any racism in African countries?

I won't call it Racism. The term

Should I know more about African countries?

Am an African and I will tell you that, you need to know more and I will tell you the reasons.Africa for one thing is a continent of impressive diversity. Africa is home to large civilzations and diverse language I.e the gao empire stretched to almost a third of the African continent before it was toppled here is a

What would happen if all the people in Africa disappeared?

Well...Less relevant, but African people unlike most all of the rest of the world have little or no neanderthal DNA.So all that would be left are the part neanderthals!But what I imagine would be more likely, is a massive world war.A resource rich continent up for grabs?China is going to be thinking it

What African nations are considered allies of the U.S.?

Three countries in Africa are formally listed as "Major Non-NATO allies":Morocco: Morocco was the first world nation to recognize the United States as an independent sovereignty, in 1777. The "Moroccan-American Treaty of Friendship" is the longest-lasting treaty of the

What would happen to the world climate if the African continent disappeared?

Hmm...interesting question!I'll state openly that I'm not a meteorologist, and that meteorology is a fascinating but complex and imprecise science. The answer, vaguely, is ‘all kinds of things'.Specifically, that's harder, if not impossible, to determine. Everything I've written below is pure speculation, and I'm aware that I've

Is France an African country in Europe?

No, France is a European country in Europe. The way to tell is to look at a map.France has strong historic ties to North Africa, and has a minority of its population who came, or whose parents came, from North Africa, but I can't see

How were African slaves kidnapped?

Most slaves sold to foreigners were already legally slaves by African custom. Either born so, or in debt, or captured in war.There were a few cases of kidnap of people who were free under African rules, but not many.What counted was the much worse conditions they were sold into. Most sold to sugar plantations were

How is it like in an African country?

Lemme try and give you a little example. Is like what people do every morning. Wake up from sleep. Most Africans are religious so they pray. Majority get into the shower and of course brush their teeth. Have breakfast if time allows it. While preparing their kids for school for parents. Off they go. Some have

Who colonized all but 2 African countries?

The Belgians, Portuguese, Spanish, Germans, French, British, Dutch, the Ottoman Empire(Turkish) and Italians all colonized Africa.

What are the myths about Africa?

LMAO they are so many I might take a lot of time.They go like;If you swallow an orange seed an orange tree will grow in your stomach.Cats are bad omenOwls are bad omenIf you look into the mirror at midnight, you'll see a bloody maryIf you swallow a

Why didn't Black Panther film any scenes in Africa?

The Real-Life Filming Locations For Black Panther Are Almost as Magical as WakandaUmmm... They did. If you mean on set location filming, the majority of the movie takes place in the fictional African nation of Wakanda, and a few scenes in South Korea. So, yes there were scenes filmed in South Africa, Zambia and Uganda. Also

Why do French people dislike African people?

Dear Sir,your question contains a wrong premise: namely that French would dislike Africans. This is plainly wrong.Come to France and you will see that millions of african people live here and that european french citizens do have a lot of african culture in their blood, be it music, way of thinking... Plus, we see in France a lot of

What do Africans eat?

The questions we see on Quora.Nigeria is my home country but what we eat may differ from our French speaking neighbors from Republic of Benin on the West side of the continent.Breakfast could be bread and eggs. Or fried yam and egg sauce. Could be moin-moin (steamed beans) and pap (made from maize and looks like custard).Lunch could be

Is South Africa a developed country?

No, it is not.The infrastructure South Africa has might be stunning and on the level of many so-called

What are the dining ethics in Africa?

Well, there are no formal dining ethics for the whole continent of 50+ countries because we are all so so different. But I will tell you from my experience in my country;1. Finish ALL the food on your plate, leave your plate shining, so

Is there a specific reason African people have good teeth?

Although people are speculating on calcium and other things the answer is diet. Except for South Africa which has the 6th highest refined sugar consumption in the world, most of Africa consumes less refined sugars and fermentable carbohydrates and their traditional diets are not cariogenic.In developing countries, caries rates increase as the level of

What do Australians think of South Africa?

Weathers just like home, a bit worrying with the crime rate but then they've got some recent history to sort out and still most likely one of the safest places on the African continent to go visit Maybe we can go make fun of the poms together and beat

What is the original name of Africa?

What is the original name for Europe? What is the original name for Zebra? What is the original name for pneumoultramicroscopicsilivolcaniosis?We name things based on how we feel about them. There will be as many names for other things as there are people or groups. One

What do Moroccans and Egyptians think of South Africa?

This is my impression of South Africa as an Egyptian.Economy: South Africa one of the most developed countries in Africa.Politics: Nelson Mandela, The first black African President of Republic of South Africa " He is pretty famous in Egypt".Tourism: South Africa is a beautiful country with a lot of places

How powerful is South Africa?

South Africa used to be very powerful:We had some of the greatest minerals reserves in the world, including a wide array of metals (of which our gold was most coveted) and coal.We owned a formidable army and developed some truly