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South Africa boasted over a quarter of Africa's millionaires in 2023
Per Africa Wealth Report 2024, South Africa maintained its position as the country with the most millionaires in Africa in 2023. The country has 2.4x the number of millionaires as Egypt and 4.6x the figure of Nigeria.

African mobile gaming: Nigeria leads in spending, Egypt tops in number of spenders
Newzoo, a provider of video game and gamer data, reported that in 2023, Nigerian mobile gamers spent approximately $229.7m — the highest expenditure in Africa — boasting a sizable 14.7m spenders. Egypt's gamers spent an estimated $212.6m and occupied second place in Africa's mobile gaming expenditure ranking.

Only 3 African countries had 100% access to electricity as of 2021
Only 8% of South Sudan's population had access to electricity as of 2021, representing Africa's lowest percentage. Although eight countries boasted between 90% and 100% access to electricity, more than 50% of the population of 24 other countries were without electricity.

Chad and Nigeria had the lowest life expectancies in Africa as of 2023
The African countries with the highest life expectancies as of 2023 are: Algeria - 77 years, Tunisia - 77 years, Cape Verde - 77 years, Mauritius - 76 years. The African countries with the lowest life expectancies: Central African Republic - 55 years, Lesotho - 55 years, Nigeria - 54 years, Chad - 54 years.

As of March 2022, 4 in every 10 MultiChoice subscribers were from South Africa
As of March 2022, South Africa was still MultiChoice Group's biggest market, with 41.28% of its customer base, while its other African markets accounted for 58.72%. Here’s the share of MultiChoice’s subscriber base.

Top solar plants in Africa by capacity
There is an increase in the adoption of alternative and cheaper sources of power. African countries are not left out, Togo installed a 50-megawatt solar plant — the largest in West Africa as of 2021. Here are the largest solar plants in Africa by capacity.

Top African countries by the economic impact of the six-hour Facebook, Instagram, and WhatsApp outage on October 4, 2021
The massive six-hour outage that took down Facebook, Instagram, and WhatsApp on October 4, 2021, is estimated to have cost Nigeria more than any other African country. Here are the top 20 most affected African countries.

Top African countries by number of citizens studying in the US in 2020
As of 2020, more Nigerians were studying in the US than Ghanaians, Kenyans, Ethiopians, and South Africans combined. Here are the number of international students from Africa who were studying in the US in 2020.

Top African countries by medals won at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games
Since Nigeria's first attendance at the Olympic games, the country has won a total of 27 medals; 3 gold, 11 silver and 13 bronze medals. Following the just concluded Tokyo 2021 Olympic Games, we look at the African countries by Olympic medals won in the 2021 Tokyo Olympic games.

Top African countries by individuals' private wealth as of December 2020
South Africans held more private wealth than people in Egypt, Nigeria, and Morocco combined. Africa's most populous country and home to the continent's richest man, Nigeria, ranked third after Egypt. Here are the top African countries by private wealth held as of December 2020.

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