At the Global awards ceremony, musical artists set the crowd on fire, especially Benin singer Angelique Kidjo.
The kings of Benin and Congo could not be more indignant at the sight of a British cruiser blockading one of their rivers.
In Benin, where I was employed, I am certain it was often the case.
In quest of these she ran up the Bight of Benin; and here, close in with the coast, we presently raised a large school.
Benin had commanded that Blondine should never be left alone with the queen.
The third time he grabbed her for fair, an sez: You lib for Benin country wen I king?
On the 17th of February Benin was occupied after considerable fighting.
On the 26th November, 1825, the expedition arrived in the Bight of Benin.
Whether or no to place Benin with Yoruba or with Calabar is a problem.
As the Lander brothers floated down the stream formed by the union of these two, they soon found themselves in the Bight of Benin.
former West African kingdom, from the Bini people, whose name is perhaps related to Arabic bani "sons." Though now the people is associated with Nigeria, the name was taken 1974 by the former nation of Dahomey.