Iron was found in Africa and got Africa to be very famous for its iron. Iron was used for many things for example for weapons and pots or to put in food. People still use iron these days. One of the poeple that use them these days is my mom she cooks wtih iron pots and pans. Iron was then getting very famous in Africa. The this group called the Nok then invented the gardening tool we still use today the hoe. I really don`t know why people use that word as a bad word but now I know what the word acctually means. The hoe is used to help with gardening back when they had a hard time with there gardening. Iron was useful back then in Africa bacuse it was used for many things. Like the hoe and for weapons and they also they mainly used it to make weapons which is what made Africa so powerful.