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The Monument  
   

The Monument

The independence day in celebrated beginning at this monument, but as far as I know, no one actually died in the revolution for independence. I don't know how that came about.
Life in General

September 22nd 2007
These pictures are more of running around Benin, as I know it. A mixture of everything. ... read more
Africa » Benin » South » Athiémé

Beninese Flag Present day Benin was the site of Dahomey, a prominent West African kingdom that rose in the 15th century. The territory became a French Colony in 1872 and achieved independence on 1 August 1960, as the Republic of Benin. A succession of military gov... ... read more
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