Bini

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Bini

(bəˈniː) or

Beni

n, pl -ni or -nis
(Peoples) other names for Edo

E•do

(ˈɛd oʊ, ˈeɪ doʊ)

n.
a former name of Tokyo.

E•do

(ˈɛd oʊ)

n., pl. E•dos, (esp. collectively) E•do.
1.
a. a member of an African people of S Nigeria, living in Benin City and adjacent areas to the W of the Yoruba peoples.
b. the Kwa language of this people.
2.
a. a member of any of a group of African peoples, including the Edo and related peoples to their northeast and southeast.
b. the group of Kwa languages spoken by these peoples.
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Despite this, Phillips sends his stick to the Oba, an action intended to provoke a crisis between the British and the Bini people.
There are however no empirical data, which suggest that the Bini people are the most adversely affected by the economic downturn in Nigeria.
To this day, European influences have not diminished the pride that the Bini people have in their culture.