Bembèrèkè

Bembèrèkè

is a commune in the center of Benin. Bembèrèkè lays on 3348km2, Bembèrèkè is adjoining in the north by Gogounou, in the south by N’dali commune, the east by Kalale and west by Sinende.
The ethnic groups are Baatombu, Fulbe or Peulh, Dendi, Yoruba, Fon, Adja, Natimba, Berba, Waama and Ditamari.
Religions: 55.9% of Muslim, 15.19% of traditional religious, 7.8% catholic; 2.1 protestant and 18.3% other religious.
The villagers mostly live of cultivating cotton, corn and yam.
There are many cultural diversities in this place of Benin.
Things to see:
  • Tomb of King Bio Guerra
  • Old graves of French governors and other white colonists
  • The battlefields of the French colonization
  • Gaani Gnon Kogi one week after Gaani festival

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