Benin City

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Benin City

a city in S Nigeria, capital of Edo state: former capital of the kingdom of Benin. Pop.: 1 022 000 (2005 est.)
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Queen Mother of Benin, Nigeria, 15/16th century, bronze.
This contradicts findings in a study in Benin, Nigeria where 81% thought the disease was caused by microbes, 12% by poisoning and 7% ascribed it to unseen forces.
Chickens have so far been the first host infected by subtype H5N1 in Egypt (36), but duck meat production is much higher in Egypt than in Cote d'Ivoire, Benin, Nigeria, or Togo (Table 4).
The rats were obtained and maintained in the Animal Holding of the Department of Anatomy, School of Basic Medical Sciences, University of Benin, Nigeria.
Cassava (Manihot esculenta Crantz) root tubers were harvested from the Teaching and Research Farm, University of Benin, Nigeria and the analysis carried out in the Department of Biochemistry University of Benin Nigeria.
Trans-abdominal ultrasonic findings correlated with CD4+ counts in adult HIV-infected patients in Benin, Nigeria.
EZHIE EYIME (pictured right) is an optometry student at the University Of Benin, Nigeria and secretary general of the Nigerian Optometric Students Association (NOSA).
To a lesser extent, girls from Togo are also trafficked to other African countries, primarily Benin, Nigeria, Ghana, and Niger, for the same purposes listed above.
Group B - Nigeria v Ivory Coast, Mali v Benin (Jan 21); Ivory Coast v Benin, Nigeria v Mali (Jan 25); Nigeria v Benin, Ivory Coast v Mali (Jan 29).
Lome serves as a transit point for drugs on their way to Benin, Nigeria, Burkina Faso, northern Ghana, and Niger and ultimately to Europe.
Best graduating student in the Department of Fine Arts and the Faculty of Arts, University of Benin, Nigeria, 1996; Second Place Award in the African Americans for the Arts Members Juried Exhibition, 2002; Best SOLO Artist of the Year at Artexpo New York, 2006; Judge's Honorable Mention at The Quinlan Visual Arts Center 56th Annual Members Exhibition; Excellence in Visual Arts, Academy Press PLC, Lagos, Nigeria