capital of Benin


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Noun1.capital of Benin - the capital of Benin in southwestern part of country on a coastal lagoon
Benin, Dahomey, Republic of Benin - a country on western coast of Africa; formerly under French control
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Madu Kachi over the mysterious death of their kinsman in the Edo State capital of Benin on March 23.
Summary: The A320 plane Farhat Hached of national carrier Tunisair landed, on Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at 3:25 pm (Tunis time) at the international airport of Cotonou, capital of Benin, after
2576166 COTONOU -- Safwat Center of Direct Aid Society, that was established in the capital of Benin in 2007, has been offering healthy and educational services as well as psychological support for Benin's people.
Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton arrived in Cotonou, capital of Benin, her last leg in its 10-day nine African countries tour.
She lives in Cotonou, the capital of Benin, with her four children.
ABOVE: a traditionally scarred man from Cotonou, the largest city and economic capital of Benin: ABOVE, CENTRE: a man with tribal scarification on his face stands in front of a wall that also bears symbolic markings.
Mr Broadbent was in Cotonou, the capital of Benin, to hand over the statue - created specially for the reconciliation scheme - while also delivering a message of support from Liverpool City Council, re-confirming its apology for the city's involvement in the slave trade.
The plane crashed into the sea soon after take-off at the commercial capital of Benin, Cotonou.
Chad is one of the 77 African, Pacific and Caribbean (ACP) countries which signed the agreement in the capital of Benin on June 23, 2000.
This parliamentary mission was held in Porto-Novo, the capital of Benin, from 3 to 10 July.
When Air Afrique's Board of Governors met late January in Cotonou, the capital of Benin, they could no longer put off officially acknowledging the "grave situation" at the airline.