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Complete details about Benin in Africa with capital city Porto-Novo

Country NameBenin (Bénin)
Country CodeBEN
Capital CityPorto-Novo
ContinentAfrica
RegionWestern Africa
Independence Year1960
Population6097000
Surface Area112622.0
Life Expectancy50.2 years
GNP2357.0 (old 2141.0)
Government FormRepublic

Spoken Languages

Adja     (11.1%)
Aizo     (8.7%)
Bariba     (8.7%)
Fon     (39.8%)
Ful     (5.6%)
Joruba     (12.2%)
Somba     (6.7%)

Major Cities

Cotonou, Atlantique     (population 536827)
Porto-Novo, Ouémé     (population 194000)
Djougou, Atacora     (population 134099)
Parakou, Borgou     (population 103577)

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From @SKYRAPMAG on Fri Jun 23 01:08:19 EDT 2017 RT @GildasKeller: benin@oklmradio
From @leaGlidja on Fri Jun 23 01:05:52 EDT 2017 RT @abtofficiel: Le #Bénin bénéficie de l?aide des USA dans plusieurs domaines : santé, éducation, justice, sécurité, etc.. Dans le cadre d?
From @RAPMAGBOOBA on Fri Jun 23 01:05:45 EDT 2017 RT @GildasKeller: benin@oklmradio
From @leaGlidja on Fri Jun 23 01:05:02 EDT 2017 RT @abtofficiel: J'ai présidé ce matin la cérémonie d'entrée en vigueur du deuxième Programme du Millennium Challenge Account (MCA) pour le?
From @leaGlidja on Fri Jun 23 01:04:41 EDT 2017 RT @gouvbenin: Benin sign major deal to revitalise largest wildlife reserve in West Africa - CNBC Africa https://t.co/4Sxv4cWbYe
From @GildasKeller on Fri Jun 23 01:04:27 EDT 2017 benin@oklmradio
From @leaGlidja on Fri Jun 23 01:03:59 EDT 2017 RT @gouvbenin: Communiqué du ministère des infrastructures et des transports du Bénin à l'issue du conseil des ministres de ce mercredi 21?
From @leaGlidja on Fri Jun 23 01:03:53 EDT 2017 RT @gouvbenin: Le Bénin investit pour sauver le parc animalier de la Pendjari | @GeopolisAfrique https://t.co/p1cWjCnYzE
From @niquepotato on Fri Jun 23 01:03:17 EDT 2017 naa diay si clara benin sa cebu last night :''''''''''>> ????????????????
From @Nael_Shama on Fri Jun 23 01:01:41 EDT 2017 @iyad_elbaghdadi Yes, Benin (in west Africa).
From @Pearl_Of_Benin on Fri Jun 23 01:01:39 EDT 2017 RT @Vickieeeee_: 33. Never have I ever been in an abusive relationship (either physically or verbally) ?
From @OuattaraSirwatt on Fri Jun 23 01:00:51 EDT 2017 RT @natamajb: Aucune nation ne peut se construire sans le sacrifice individuel et l'effort collectif de ses filles et fils. #Senegal #Benin?
From @BI_Creezy on Fri Jun 23 01:00:42 EDT 2017 Let be sincere can you compare: Ekiti state ~Ghana Benue ~ Texas Zamfara ~ New York ENUGU ~ Bénin rep NO and you call them states ?
From @Pearl_Of_Benin on Fri Jun 23 01:00:37 EDT 2017 RT @Vickieeeee_: 27. Never have I ever dated someone I met from twitter
From @Pearl_Of_Benin on Fri Jun 23 01:00:03 EDT 2017 RT @Vickieeeee_: 21. Never have I ever been in a fist fight