Geography of West Africa questions This is a list of recently added questions about geography of West Africa. What is the dominant religion in Niger?Islam has been widespread in the region since the 10th century. About 99% of the total population of Niger are Muslims.Created by: globalquiz.orgWest Africa riddles »average 60% christianitychristianity1970islamislam5622folk religionfolk religion800hinduismhinduism905 What is the dominant religion in Senegal?Islam has been widespread in the region since the 10th century. Today, about 96.4% of the total population of Senegal are Muslims.Created by: globalquiz.orggeography of Africa riddles »average 67% christianitychristianity1398islamislam6484folk religionfolk religion793hinduismhinduism901 What is the name of the largest river in Senegal?Senegal. The country of Senegal is named after the Senegal River that borders it to the east and north.Created by: globalquiz.orgrivers riddles »hard 57% OkavangoOkavango1885NigerNiger1944VoltaVolta806SenegalSenegal6163 Where in the world does slavery still occur at the largest scale?In Mauritania. Today up to 600,000 Mauritanians, or 20% of the population, are still enslaved, mainly the "black Moors" of Haratin people. Though legally abolished in 1981, slavery did not become a crime until 2007, and since then only one person has been prosecuted for owning slaves. The issue of slavery is still powerful theme in the country's political debate.Created by: Hitter smasherAfrica riddles »hard 52% in Sri Lankain Sri Lanka1723in Colombiain Colombia1094in Mauritaniain Mauritania5360in Saudi Arabiain Saudi Arabia2033 Which desert has this famous "eye"?Sahara. The Richat Structure in Mauritania, also known as the Eye of the Sahara, was interpreted as an asteroid impact structure, but no evidence for shock metamorphism has been found. Today scientists believe that it is a huge (40 km in diameter) and deeply eroded geologic dome.Created by: globalquiz.orgdeserts of Africa riddles »very hard 26% NamibNamib1066GobiGobi1678SaharaSahara1498MojaveMojave1349 Which country other than USA named its capital after the president of the United States?Liberia was created in 1847 by freed slaves from the United States. They established a government modeled on that of the United States and named its capital city Monrovia after James Monroe, a prominent supporter of the colonization.Created by: globalquiz.orghistory of Africa riddles »hard 42% Solomon IslandsSolomon Islands4983LiberiaLiberia8054SomaliaSomalia2264PanamaPanama3503 Play Africa quiz and see all the questions.