Notice (8): Undefined offset: 0 [APP/Controller/AppController.php, line 172]
Notice (8): Undefined offset: 0 [APP/Controller/AppController.php, line 179]
Benin - Information, Property, Local Markets and Shopping Microblogging in Cities across Benin

Benin Information : List of Cities

République du Bénin
Porto Novo
10,160,556
French
West African CFA franc (XOF)
$7.43 billion
+229
Present day Benin was the site of Dahomey, a West African kingdom that rose to prominence in about 1600 and over the next two and half centuries became a regional power, largely based on its slave trade. Coastal areas of Dahomey began to be controlled by the French in the second half of the 19th century; the entire kingdom was conquered by 1894. French Dahomey achieved independence in 1960; it changed its name to the Republic of Benin in 1975. A succession of military governments ended in 1972 with the rise to power of Mathieu KEREKOU and the establishment of a government based on Marxist-Leninist principles. A move to representative government began in 1989. Two years later, free elections ushered in former Prime Minister Nicephore SOGLO as president, marking the first successful transfer of power in Africa from a dictatorship to a democracy. KEREKOU was returned to power by elections held in 1996 and 2001, though some irregularities were alleged.



Neighbouring Countries

To the North
To the East
To the West
To the North West

Info Feeds
Post an Info Feed

Show/Hide
  • Bakoos

    Say it, share it, promote it... whatever information you want to put out there, simply microblog it!

    03-Nov-2014 1535 days ago

Property Feeds
List a Property

Show/Hide
  • Bakoos

    Property for rent or sale? List it here – it’s FREE. Attach up to 10 pictures and a video for the perfect tour of your home!    

    Bedrooms: Price: 

    03-Nov-20141534 days ago

Market Feeds
List a Market or Car Boot Sale

Show/Hide
  • Bakoos

    Street Market & Car Boot stall holders... inform the public about what’s on offer. You can upload pictures too! Can you picture it?

    Market :

    03-Nov-20141535 days ago

Shop Feeds
Post a Shop Feed

Show/Hide
  • Bakoos

    Buy & sell... new & used items. Offer your wares here or check what others have on offer. Bakoos Shop COMING SOON!

    03-Nov-2014 1535 days ago

Map for Benin, Local Hub

GoogleMap->map($map_options); ?>
Back to top

Google Advertisement Coming Soon

Users to Follow

Property

Notice (8): Use of undefined constant LOCAL_HUB - assumed 'LOCAL_HUB' [APP/View/Locations/country_page.ctp, line 611]LOCAL_HUBproperties/property_select" method="POST" enctype="multipart/form- data">