Crumpton remembered one secret hero he had met during his time as a spy in Africa in the 1980s.
They have been trafficked into sexual slavery, often from Asia, Africa, and Eastern Europe.
Her foreign tours include the Middle East, Europe, Africa, and several years as a roving foreign correspondent worldwide.
Last year, over 214,000 workers were posted in Africa to build highways, bridges, dams, and power plants.
The biggest country in Africa today, Algeria, has given Gaddafi's family safe haven in exile.
It is the best of flyers, as it can "breakfast on the Senegal (Africa), and dine on the Amazon."
Cakes of salt have been used as money in various parts of Africa and Asia.
By his zeal he gained many adherents for the Sabbatian delusion in Africa; but he also made enemies, and incurred dangers.
It took the time of fourteen hunters in Africa for seven months.
In Africa and Asia we are witnessing the turbulent unfolding of new nations and continents.
Latin Africa (terra) "African land, Libya, the Carthaginian territory," fem. of Africus, from Afer "an African." Originally only in reference to the region around modern Tunisia, it gradually was extended to the whole continent. Derivation from Arabic afar "dust, earth" is tempting, but the early date seems to argue against it. The Middle English word was Affrike.
Note: Africa has been the home of great civilizations, particularly in Egypt, along the Mediterranean Sea. In the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, European nations colonized much of the continent (see colonialism). In the twentieth century, the colonies became independent countries.
Note: Africa south of the Sahara is sometimes called sub-Saharan Africa.
Note: Sub-Saharan Africa has been hit especially hard by HIV/AIDS, drastically decreasing the life expectancy of much of the population.