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(ˌæb əˈmeɪ, əˈboʊ mi)

a city in SW Benin. 54,418.
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In the peri-urban region surrounding Cotonou, Porto Novo, Ouidah, Bohicon and Abomey, brass instruments are part of a widespread practice of amateur music making.
Graduate School of the Faculty of Sciences agronomic (ED/FSA), University of Abomey - Calavi (UAC), Benin.
In a release accompanying the circulation of the report, President Macron promised to return 26 objects that had been plundered by the French forces from Abomey in 1892 to the Republic of Benin on whose territory the Dahomey Kingdom once existed.
Luego de caminar a Aledjo, Baquaqua paso por Adjeide, Tchamba y Abomey hasta llegar a Ouidah, donde vio por primera vez un hombre blanco.
The 2018 Global Cassava Conference is supported by several major institutions including the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA), International Center for Tropical Agriculture (CIAT), CGIAR Roots Tubers and Banana, African Development Bank (AfDB), French Institute in Benin, French Embassy, CORAF, Forum for Agriculture Research in Africa (FARA), Institut National Agronomique du Benin INRAB, and Faculte des Sciences Agronomiques de l'Universite Abomey (FAS-UAC), Calavi, Republic of Benin.
(9) Department of Pathology, School of Medicine, University of Abomey Calavi, Cotonou, Benin
- by Madnomad The last place to visit in Benin was Abomey, once being the capital of the Dahomey Kingdom.
(2) Ecole Normale Superieure (ENS) de Natitingou/UNSTIM Abomey, BP 72, Natitingou, Benin
(1) Faculty of Sciences and Technology of Dassa, Universite Nationale des Sciences, Technologies, Ingenierie et Mathematiques d'Abomey, BP 14, Dassa, Benin
The Place: this project was carried out in eight municipalities in Benin, namely Parakou, Ouake, Savalou Tanguieta, Cotonou, Abomey, Bohicon and Mallanville.