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Interesting facts about West Africa you never know

West Africa has forests, but there are very few of them. A thin strip of them stretches along the coast…

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Why Africans scarred themselves for thousands of years

For thousands of years, the tribes of sub-Saharan Africa have practiced scarification. From the Yoruba in the west of the…

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No access, no follower, only insiders: “Oro” the greatest Vodoo in Benin

“Oro” is one of the most sacred and feared cults in the republic of Benin. The African traditional religion, Symbol…

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History

Excluding ICT, Benin has the highest female engineers in the world

In 2018, Benin was the first country in the world in terms of the rate (54.6%) of non-ICT women engineers,…

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Fake negative Covid-19 tests forgers arrested in Benin

In Benin, the police have just detained 24 people suspected of being involved in the production or use of false…

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Nigeria land borders reopen after 16 months of isolation

Nigeria reopened four of its land border posts on December 17 after several months of closure. The Seme-Krake customs, the…

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Money doubler: these Cameroon “magic purses” multiple banknotes [Vidoe]

The African magic purse phenomenon has taken the web by storm in Cameroon. It generating banknotes as if by magic

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History

Crazy way people of Benin and Togo explain solar eclipse

In the West African countries, in particular, Benin and Togo, a local popularly known as the Fon, tell a story…

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Money ritual: Man sentenced to life for the murder of a girl

Man has been sentenced to life imprisonment in Benin for the murder of a girl. He wanted to use the…

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Africa

World Bank to help Burkina Faso, Niger, Togo, and Benin

In Africa, Burkina Faso, Niger, Togo, and Benin join the West Africa Regional Identification Programme – initiated by the World…

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Bird reportedly turned to a woman after falling into a tank

As plausible as it may seem, the story of a bird falling into a 9-meter tank that later took the…

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How the border closure in Nigeria affects rice prices

Nigeria, one of the African economic powers, closed its land borders two months ago to fight smuggling but this measure…

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