Trivia Quesiton: What African city is located on the continent’s westernmost point?
1. Lagos, Nigeria
2. Accra, Ghana
3. Nouakchott, Mauritania
4. Dakar, Senegal
Dakar, Senegal – Lying at the westernmost tip of the African continent is the Cape Verde Peninsula. Formed by volcanic offshore islands, the peninsula has a distinctive triangular shape that juts into the Atlantic Ocean and bends back toward the southeast. Located in the peninsula’s natural harbor is Dakar, Senegal’s bustling capital city, and its suburbs — home to nearly 4 million people.