(Country in Africa)
National flag of Benin
Map of Benin
National emblem of Benin

Formal name           : Republic of Benin
Continent                 : Africa
Government type   : Presidential republic
Capital                      : Porto-Novo
Currency                  : West African CFA Franc, code: XOF, sign: CFA Franc
Language                 : French
Religion                    : Christianity
Driving mode          : Right hand side of the road
Time zone                : GMT+1
Coordinates             : 9.3077ºN, 2.3158ºE
Area                          : 114,763 km²
ISO code                  : BJ & BEN
Source                      : Internet
                                    Data updated on 01 July 2021

National assembly house of Benin
National flower of Benin (Golden Trumpet)

Benin is a country in Africa continent and located in the west side of the continent. Benin is bordered by Togo in the west, Burkina Faso is to the northwest, Niger is to the north and northeast, Nigeria to the east, Gulf of Guinea to the south.

National bird of Benin (Bush Petronia)
National tree of Benin (Palm tree)
National sport of Benin (Football)
National animal of Benin (Leopard)
National dish of Benin (Kuli-kuli )
National drink of Benin (La Beninoise)