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Meghan Markle and Prince Harry surprise millions of fans with exciting Royal Family first

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have posted a tricky quiz to the 9.4 million followers on their @SussexRoyal Instagram account. The exciting quiz on their Instagram account tested followers’ knowledge of the Royal Family. They released the challenge before both Prince Harry, 35, and Meghan Markle, 38, are due to set of on their Africa tour on Monday.

Prince Harry and Meghan posted a series of questions on Instagram Stories to allow for fans to answer them online.

The quiz started with a message which read: “As we countdown to the official Southern African tour, we wanted to test you on some Royal Family history.”

Questions included: “How old was the Duke of Sussex when he first visited the continent of Africa.”

Other questions were: “In what year did the Duchess of Sussex become Vice President of the Queen’s Commonwealth Trust?”

They will visit South Africa, Angola, Botswana and Malawi in a ten-day tour.

Baby Archie, who was born in May, will be accompanying the family on the trip.

The social media savvy couple posted several other questions based around their previous links with the continent.

As well ask asking how old Prince Harry, 35, was when he first visited Africa, the page quizzed: “How many Queen’s Commonwealth Canopy initiatives has the Duke of Sussex unveiled?”

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The official account also asked: “What month and year did Princess Diana visit HALO Trust in Angola?”

Earlier this month, Prince Harry shared an excited Instagram post admitting he “can’t wait” to return to his “second home” with his wife and son.

The family will travel to South Africa on a royal tour this autumn, with the Duke of Sussex, 34, making additional trips to Angola, Malawi and Botswana alone.

It will be Harry and Meghan’s first royal tour as a family since welcoming baby Archie, now four months old, in May.

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The couple shared a grid of nine colourful images featuring African wildlife, young children and locals dressed in traditional outfits.

The posts were captioned with a personal messages from Prince Harry.

In one message her wrote: “In just a few weeks our family will be taking its first official tour to Africa, a region of the world that over the past two decades has been a second home to me.

“Our team has helped create a meaningful programme that we’re so excited to share with you.

“On a personal note, I can’t wait to introduce my wife and son to South Africa!

“We’ll see all of you very soon.”

Harry has travelled widely across Africa and jointly founded the charity Sentebale in 2006, to help support children affected by HIV, after spending a gap year in Lesotho.

Another Instagram post detailing the royal visit’s itinerary shows a picture of the smiling couple.

Another post shows a photo of Harry’s late mother Princess Diana meeting landmine survivors in Angola in 1997.

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