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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 @wisekid144 on Sat Feb 23 10:29:53 EST 2019 RT @MobilePunch: 111-year-old man votes in Benin, prays for peace Pa Ojo Ogiegor, 111, the Odionwere (Head) of Egor community in Edo State,?
From @Seyifunmii_O on Sat Feb 23 10:29:39 EST 2019 RT @Mzz_lawrah: Sapele road, Benin city https://t.co/RWX6ZhdO1w
From @_kehnde on Sat Feb 23 10:29:35 EST 2019 RT @Mzz_lawrah: Sapele road, Benin city https://t.co/RWX6ZhdO1w
From @ImNeylo on Sat Feb 23 10:29:31 EST 2019 RT @Mzz_lawrah: Sapele road, Benin city https://t.co/RWX6ZhdO1w
From @ekpenyongntekim on Sat Feb 23 10:29:11 EST 2019 RT @OfficialPDPNig: #NigeriaDecides2019 #NigeriaDecides Caught on tape: Vote Buying by an @OfficialAPCNg agent behind Adesuwa Primary Scho?
From @GbudjeOke on Sat Feb 23 10:28:42 EST 2019 RT @MobilePunch: 111-year-old man votes in Benin, prays for peace Pa Ojo Ogiegor, 111, the Odionwere (Head) of Egor community in Edo State,?
From @sologbazzi on Sat Feb 23 10:28:42 EST 2019 @SamsungMobiAfr I need contact in Benin service center for my Television
From @fax_vision on Sat Feb 23 10:28:30 EST 2019 RT @MobilePunch: 111-year-old man votes in Benin, prays for peace Pa Ojo Ogiegor, 111, the Odionwere (Head) of Egor community in Edo State,?