Africa â€” Greetings & Forms of Address
A light warm handshake is the acceptable form of greeting when you meet and when you leave.
Africa â€” Business Cards
Present the card with your right hand.
Africa â€” Meetings & Presentations
Be prepared for a large number of people at meetings and during negotiations
Africa â€” Home Invitations & Gifts
Avoid giving flowers as a gift in Kenya, as they symbolize sorrow and condolence.
Africa â€” Topics to Avoid
Refer to people as Africans not blacks.
Africa â€” Gestures to Avoid
In rural areas, avoid strong eye contact.