Republic of Benin
Chief of State:
Head of State:
L'Aube Nouvelle (The Dawn of a New Day)
Gilbert Jean Dagnon
Location of Benin (dark blue). – in Africa – in the African Union (light blue).
Capital, Porto-Novo<sup>a</sup>. Largest city, Cotonou. Official languages, French ·
Benin is located in West Africa and covers a land area Of 112,622 Sq. km. and
constitutes a long stretch of hand perpendicular to the Coast of the Gulf of Guinea
Interesting facts about Benin: By about 1750, the Kingdom of Dahomey (a part of
Benin) was earning an estimated £250000 per year by selling Africans.
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