The first African country to qualify for the world cup was Cameroon.
Host countries automatically qualify for the World Cup when hosting it.
Pakistan Never qualified :|
you beat the other teams to qualify, like CWC or football world cup.....
1982 FIFA World Cup
In any world cup Association Football tournament the host country are automatically put through to the finals making them the first to qualify.
They qualified in late 2001 for the 2002 World Cup.
Indonesia, under the name Dutch East Indies, was the first Asian team to participate in the fifa world cup when they qualified to the 1938 tournament.