Best Countries In Africa


The Top Ten

1 Ethiopia Ethiopia Ethiopia, officially known as the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, is a sovereign state located in the Horn of Africa.

Ethiopia is the best country not only in Africa but also in the entire world! It undoubtedly has the most fascinating and wonderful history! It is the first christian country and is also the origin of civilization!

I love ethiopia it is the best country in the world

Ethiopia is the only country that fought colonizers and won making the sign for freedom not only in Africa but to all oppressed people around the world because she was never colonized.

Best of the best.

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2 Morocco Morocco

Nice food good people and good country

Nice food good people and good country and a safety place

Morocco best destination for tourists

Good people, great history

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3 Gabon Gabon

An all around good country safe clean nice cities and wildlife.

Gabon is an example to follow for all African countries.

Really small and really friendly

4 Kenya Kenya Kenya, officially the Republic of Kenya, is a country in Africa and a founding member of the East African Community.

I have a friend who lived there. It's a very religious and nice country. The only thing wrong is that it's right next to Somalia, so terrorists could sneak in.

Kenya is one of the fast developing countries in Africa, has a very strong economy, amazing animals and wildlife, and beautiful cities like its capital. - RedLightningStrike

Lived there for a couple of years and I can definitely say the Kenya is the best country in Africa.

Wayy better than any other country, especially Benin

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5 Nigeria Nigeria Nigeria, an African country on the Gulf of Guinea, has many natural landmarks and wildlife reserves. Protected areas such as Cross River National Park and Yankari National Park have waterfalls, dense rainforest, savanna and rare primate habitats. One of the most recognizable sites is Zuma Rock, a 725m-tall more.

I love Nigeria! It is the best country in the world and do not say otherwise! Best place to visit and has very funny people!

Really the best Country, a country made of entertainment, country that never takes the last position..

Nigeria is one of the richest African countries, and is developing very fast. Has many major cities and a booming population. - RedLightningStrike

One of the coolest countries I have ever seen

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6 Uganda Uganda

Uganda is the best country in Africa. Ot has amazing unique wild not found anywhere else in Africa and did you know it has one of the biggest oil reserves in Africa! Although it is poor no one can die of starvation in Uganda, even a beggar could get a meal from a strangers home. Long live uganda!

I lived there for 3 years it was amazing

Amazing kind friendly country

Do u know da wae

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7 Ghana Ghana Ghana, officially called the Republic of Ghana, is a sovereign unitary presidential constitutional democracy, located along the Gulf of Guinea and Atlantic Ocean, in the subregion of West Africa.

Ghana is a very beautiful country than Nigeria with lots of variety of tourist attraction, lot of food and variety in beautiful women

Ghana is one of the best countries in Africa. This is my country and I love my country.

Ghana is the best place ever!

Ghana is the best - teryer

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8 Botswana Botswana

Highest living standards in all of Africa by far. No sorts of inner conflicts or tribalism.

Most peaceful in the European country comes close..

Nice people stable country in africa

Least corrupt country in whole Africa. - OhIfOnly

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9 Egypt Egypt Egypt, officially the Arab Republic of Egypt, is a transcontinental country spanning the northeast corner of Africa and southwest corner of Asia, via a land bridge formed by the Sinai Peninsula.

Best country in world only country to feel safe and loved

Best country in the Middle East and Africa. For sure.

Still, It's very dangerous. - KawaiiTeddyBear

The strongest country in africa and middle east right now

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10 Tanzania Tanzania Tanzania, officially the United Republic of Tanzania or simply U.R.T, is a large country in Eastern Africa within the African Great Lakes region.

No place like Tanzania in the world. I keep going back there. I love the people and everything about this country.

Everything about this place is great.

Tanzania is the most safe place on earth.

Tanzanian people are amazing, there is not a place better than Tanzania, safe, reliable, and happy. Everything is amazing John Magufuli is crushing corruption, their politics are awesome. Really recommend this country to be the best country in the African Continent.

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The Contenders

11 South Africa South Africa South Africa, officially the Republic of South Africa, is the southernmost sovereign state in Africa. It is bounded on the south by 2,798 kilometers of coastline of Southern Africa stretching along the South Atlantic and Indian Oceans, on the north by the neighbouring countries of Namibia, Botswana more.

South Africa is the best country in Africa. Or it was, at least, at one time. Unfortunately now there are high tensions, and there is a race war brewing here. The whites are being oppressed and many are fleeing to New Zealand, Australia, Europe, or the United States.

South Africa is one of the most developed countries in Africa, has a very strong economy, and there are actually white people living there. - RedLightningStrike

Coming from a Indian resident and Japanese lover, it's my favorite country of Africa. It's USA of Africa.

Go go south africa

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12 Namibia Namibia Namibia, officially the Republic of Namibia, is a country in southern Africa whose western border is the Atlantic Ocean.

What is Namibia doing so low on the list? This is quite a country where cold sea and hot arid desert meet... well balanced culturally/racially, a small but comfortable/wealthy population.

Germans in Africa

Namibia is a good place to live in and it is the most country to have Cheetas
It’s calm and peaceful I have no other words to say for this country but the only thing that I will say is:BEST COUNTRY IN AFRICA

Beautiful. a lot of wildlife. The safest country in africa.

13 Algeria Algeria Algeria, officially People's Democratic Republic of Algeria, is a sovereign state in North Africa on the Mediterranean coast.

I am ashamed to be Algerian. Thankfully I was not born there but my parents make me go there every summer. It's a disgusting country. There is nothing to do and if you want to go somewhere you better have a helicopter because there is always heavy traffic. Every day, all day. It took us once 1 hour to drive 5km from the house to the beach. The only thing you can really do is go to the beach, and it's filthy. The water is green and the "sand" is full of bugs and insects. I put sand between speech marks because there are more empty plastic bottle than sand. You go to Algeria to stay at home and watch T.V.. That's what everybody does and likes. Plus, the food is not that good. Milk is disgusting. It does not taste like milk, I doubt it's real milk.

I have a good feeling about Algeria it is a beautiful place to visit

Algeria is my county and I love this country.

i agree

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14 Cape Verde Cape Verde Cabo Verde, officially the Republic of Cabo Verde, is an island country spanning an archipelago of 10 volcanic islands in the central Atlantic Ocean.

Worst country in Africa, my girlfriend was rapped there!

15 Cote d'Ivoire Cote d'Ivoire Ivory Coast or Côte d'Ivoire, officially named the Republic of Côte d'Ivoire, is a country located in West Africa.

Chocolate comes from this country

16 Zambia Zambia

A 'feel free' kind of place, landlocked so its surrounded by everything African from wildlife to cultures. Low on population too so it's a relaxed place.

17 Tunisia Tunisia Tunisia, officially the Tunisian Republic or the Republic of Tunisia is the northernmost country in Africa, covering 165,000 square kilometres.

Tunisia is one of the best countries, You can find whatever you want, waterfalls, mountains, modern and old cities. Just the best combination for a traveler

Amazing and beautiful country. The only Arab country where it is legal for a non Muslim woman to marry a non Muslim man. Also, star wars was filmed here.

Oh Tunisia is like Lebanon and Greece Man I never went to it but I feel it's pretty beautiful out there.


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18 Guinea-Bissau Guinea-Bissau

A lot of animals for tourists to see, go to bolama it is a mysterious city

19 Zimbabwe Zimbabwe Zimbabwe, officially the Republic of Zimbabwe, is a landlocked sovereign state located in southern Africa, between the Zambezi and Limpopo Rivers.

OKay, I have no real reason for this vote other than my friends and I have an inside joke about Zimbabwe. - MaxAurelius

God bless zim iam from here very good country aND NO POORNESS

20 Burundi Burundi Burundi, officially the Republic of Burundi, is a landlocked country in the African Great Lakes region of East Africa, bordered by Rwanda to the north, Tanzania to the east and south, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo to the west. In Burundi they speak Kirundi, French and Swahili. The capital more.

People are depressed here, why is this on the list?

21 Mali Mali

Most interesting culture south of the sahara

22 Angola Angola
23 Democratic Republic of The Congo Democratic Republic of The Congo The Democratic Republic of the Congo, also known as DR Congo, DRC, DROC, Congo-Kinshasa, or simply the Congo is a country located in Central Africa.
24 Seychelles Seychelles Seychelles, officially the Republic of Seychelles, is an archipelago and country in the Indian Ocean.

Most developed country in Africa.

25 Benin Benin

The name is like New York it's where the people from Nigeria, the most industrialized country West Africa, come to trade the stock.

Voodoo. - Epicsauce45

26 Cameroon Cameroon
27 Madagascar Madagascar Madagascar, officially the Republic of Madagascar, and previously known as the Malagasy Republic, is an island country in the Indian Ocean, off the coast of Southeast Africa.
28 Mauritius Mauritius Mauritius, officially the Republic of Mauritius, is an island nation in the Indian Ocean about 2,000 kilometres off the southeast coast of the African continent.

I've been to Mauritius twice, and it's beautiful, the people are really nice and it's probably more developed than some European countries. This should definitely be at the top of the list.

Mauritius has the best economy in Africa, as well as a stable government and good infrastructure. This should very much be number one.

29 Burkina Faso
30 Eritrea Eritrea Eritrea officially the State of Eritrea, is a country in East Africa. With its capital at Asmara, it is bordered by Sudan in the west, Ethiopia in the south, and Djibouti in the southeast.

Eritrea is one of fastest developing countries.

Eritrea is one of five countries that have achieved the UN' millennium goals.

The country has the highest literacy rate in the Horn of Africa.

One of the lowest HIV percentage in Africa.

It's not one of the 15th poorest countries in the world but many African are in the 15 poorest country such as neighbouring Ethiopia and South Sudan and Somalia.

Eritrea was the first or second Christian country after Egypt in Africa and the world.

Eritrea was the first country with Muslims (it's not a Muslim country).

It's the second oldest country after Egypt dating back to 2000 b.c. and it was known as punt.

It was the first democratic Republic in Africa when it was called Medri bahri.

The military is small but strong.

The music is good.

The country is a melting pot of ancient and new culture and architecture, foreign and local foods.

The health care and education is ...more

I am from here and I can't even describe its greatness! :D

31 Rwanda Rwanda Rwanda, officially the Republic of Rwanda, is a sovereign state in central and east Africa and one of the smallest countries on the African mainland.

You could leave a golden goat in the middle of the road and come back to find it in the same exact spot, but cleaner

They Think They Belgian

Best in the world

The best - GreenDayFan21

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32 Libya Libya Libya, officially the State of Libya, is a country in the Maghreb region of North Africa bordered by the Mediterranean Sea to the north, Egypt to the east, Sudan to the southeast, Chad and Niger to the south, and Algeria and Tunisia to the west.

Libya is the heart of Africa. Libyans are the best
allah akbar

The life there is amazing
Libya nice, kind, respect people
You can find historical place every where

33 Somalia Somalia

It's the best land in africa IT Comes number 1 and then morocco

Somalia was one of the best countries in Africa but when those Arabic and Amharic come in the country now it's over, but I hope they take it back one day

This country is absolute filth, it's a godforsaken desert infested with barbaric degenerate nigers who can do nothing but commit horrendous acts of crime, violence, rape, violence, murder. The people (if you can even call them that) are the scum of the earth, lower than anything (except for arabs) they are ugly, stupid and cultures savage who have never and will never contribute anything to this world, they are subhuman and deserve extinction.

34 Togo Togo Togo, officially the Togolese Republic, is a country in West Africa bordered by Ghana to the west, Benin to the east and Burkina Faso to the north.
35 The Gambia

Best of the best

Nice people

36 Senegal Senegal Senegal (French: Sénégal), officially the Republic of Senegal (French: République du Sénéga), is a country in West Africa . Senegal is bordered by Mauritania in the north, Mali to the east, Guinea to the southeast, and Guinea-Bissau to the southwest . more.

Very Safe, great for work, and happy place

Safe and great country

37 Sierra Leone Sierra Leone

Is a great place I have been there more than 3times and I keep going back amazing food

Not that great to live in but the scenery is beautiful and the culture is amazing

38 Central African Republic Central African Republic
39 Lesotho Lesotho Lesotho, officially the Kingdom of Lesotho, is an enclaved, landlocked country in southern Africa completely surrounded by South Africa.

YES! - Fuziion

40 Liberia Liberia Liberia, officially the Republic of Liberia, is a country on the West African coast. Liberia means "Land of the Free" in Latin.
41 Mozambique Mozambique Mozambique, officially the Republic of Mozambique, is a country in Southeast Africa bordered by the Indian Ocean to the east, Tanzania to the north, Malawi and Zambia to the northwest, Zimbabwe to the west, and Swaziland and South Africa to the southwest.

Fast growing economy, cheap to invest and 3 times the return

Great culture

42 Chad Chad

This country is epic! I'm doing a report on it and I am finding out so much!

43 Comoros Comoros The Comoros, officially the Union of the Comoros, is a sovereign archipelago island nation in the Indian Ocean located at the northern end of the Mozambique Channel off the eastern coast of Africa between northeastern Mozambique and northwestern Madagascar.
44 Republic of Congo
45 Malawi Malawi Malawi, officially the Republic of Malawi, is a landlocked country in southeast Africa that was formerly known as Nyasaland.

It's the warm heart

46 Niger Niger Niger, officially the Republic of Niger, is a landlocked country in Western Africa, named after the Niger River.
47 Swaziland Swaziland
48 Djibouti Djibouti

The beaches are nice, but everything else... nah.

49 Equatorial Guinea Equatorial Guinea Equatorial Guinea, officially the Republic of Equatorial Guinea, is a country located in Central Africa, with an area of 28,000 square kilometres.
50 Guinea Guinea
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