What is the Most surprising thing You have heard about Africa?


Africans are the most misrepresented people on the planet, this is a fact. From the western media misrepresenting us to western myths that have endured slave trade and racism, there are amazing lies being upheld as truth about us. Very close to this trend, is a number of funny albeit ignorant belief being held of us. I have heard people say that they think Africans still live in trees, others think Africa is ravaged in disease and sickness. What is the craziest or most surprising thing you have heard or read about Africa?