BY Fredrick Ngugi, 2:00pm July 28, 2016,

Five Popular World Heritage Sites in Africa

Section of Fort Jesus, a World Heritage site in Kenya. UNESCO

Africa is blessed with some of the most treasured UNESCO World Heritage sites in the world, most of which either occurred naturally or were created thousands of years ago. However, these sites are under serious threat as farmers and mining companies seek to expand their activities. It is therefore the duty of every African to ensure that these sites, which represent Africa’s true identity and rich history, are well preserved. Here are five of the most popular World Heritage sites in Africa.

Last Edited by:Deidre Gantt Updated: July 28, 2016

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