Benin – Republic of Benin country is located in West Africa lies between latitudes 6° and 13°N, and longitudes 0° and 4°E on the map of the world, it is bordered to the north by Burkina Faso and Niger, in south by the the Bight of Benin, in the Gulf of Guinea, that part of the tropical North Atlantic Ocean. The population of Benin is 10.32 million in 2013 according to the World Bank. Porto-Novo is capital of Benin. Official language of this country is French, its currency is West African CFA franc, dialing code is +229 and Prime minister name is Lionel Zinsou.
Benin Bordering Countries:
Burkina Faso, Niger, Nigeria, Togo
Atlantic Ocean, Bight of Benin, Gulf of Guinea, Oti River and Oueme River.
Abomey, Allada, Babana, Banikoara, Bembereke, Birni, Bohicon, Bori, Cotonou, Counarou, Djidja, Djougou, Gogounou, Grand Popo, Guene, Kandi, Lokossa, Malanville, Natitingou, Ndali, Okounfo, Ouidah, Paouignan, Parakou, Pira, Pobe, Porga, Porto-Novo, Sakete, Save, Sonsoro and Tchaourou.
Benin Satellite Image