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In Benin

What is the former name of Benin?

Before it was known as Benin, the country was known as Dahomey.  From 1600-1900, the region was known as the Kingdom of  Dahomey, which the French dissolved in 1900. After i (MORE)
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What do benin people in eat?

Beninese people eat a variety of foods depending on the region they  live in. Many of them eat tropical fruits, fish, beef, manioc,  corn, pumpkin seeds, tomatoes, peanuts, (MORE)

Why do benin speak french?

  Because France colonized this country (formerly called Dahomey's Empire). Bénin got its independance in 1960. Benin fought with the Free France during WW2, and after th (MORE)
In Travel

Top Choices for West Africa Travel

West Africa has a population of over 250 million people, and it is spread out across 22 countries. These countries are very diverse in terms of their religious views, cultural (MORE)

Four Historical Landmarks in Africa that Affected World History

Africa is known as the bedrock of humanity, the place where Homo sapiens descended from more primitive apes and took their first few brave steps toward civility. What happened (MORE)

Guide To African Coins

African coins are not often seen on the market. Exploring African coins, however, can be rewarding due to their interesting designs and affordability. The designs reflect the (MORE)

Interesting Facts About Togo, the Togolese Republic

The Togolese Republic is a small and somewhat obscure country in western Africa. You may want to learn about this small country, whether for travel or education purposes. Here (MORE)

What happened in the story of the benin head?

the nigerians had a benin head for each leader that had passed away and the british wanted it. the british used to trade with the oba. the oba was in the middle of the festiva (MORE)
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How do you use benin in a sentence?

Benin is a country in Africa. An example of this noun used in a  sentence would be, "Taylor enjoyed his trip to Benin, but he had to  check his suitcase full of exotic fruit (MORE)

Who was Prince Osamwonyi in Benin Kingdom?

Prince Osamwonyi (1857-1977) was the son of Oba Adolo (King Adolo) who ruled the Benin Empire from 1848 to 1888. Oba means King. Three of Oba Adolo's children were Prince Ovon (MORE)