Benin is a country in west Africa with a population of roughly 10 Million. Benin borders Burkina Faso, Niger, Nigeria and Togo. Benin also has a coast by the Gulf of Guinea which is part of the Atlantic Ocean.
Benin is a stable parliamentary Democracy but despite this the Economy stagnated for decades. There has been recent economic growth of over 5% per year in 2013 and 2014 but Benin is still one of the Poorest nations in the World.