These are the longest rivers in the Africa. The Nile River takes top spot at 7,088km, meandering through several countries in Africa before flowing out to the Mediterranean Sea. it is also the longest river in the world.although slightly longer than its perennial length-wise competitor Amazon River (6,992km)..
At 4,700km, the great Congo river is the second longest river in Africa but is the largest river in Africa by discharge volume, flowing out into the Atlantic Ocean. At third, the Niger River extends about 4,200km, meandering through Guinea, Mali, Niger, Benin and Nigeria.