Queen of Sheba’s Wall: Africa’s Largest Monument

“In terms of sheer size it’s the largest single monument in Africa – larger than any of the Egyptian pyramids.  The ditch is 160 km (100 miles) long, and in places 20 metres (70 feet) deep.  Built long before the mechanical era, it was all hand-built, requiring a large labour force and a well co-ordinated labour force working to a master plan.

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