W National Park that is shared between Benin,
Niger and Burkina Faso. This nature reserve gets its name from a
river Niger that runs through protected reserve. Its shape here
looks like letter "W", thus it gets the name.
Geography the Republic of Benin
The Republic of
Benin is a country in a West Africa. It has access to the Gulf of
Benin of the Gulf of Guinea. The country is bordered with
Burkina Faso and
Niger to the North and Nigeria to the East. In the West it borders
Togo. While its capital is officially Porto Novo, its government is
established in Cotonous, the largest city in the country.
Geographically Benin is divided into five
natural regions: the coastal region, the plateau area, elevated
plateau with wooded African savannah in the north, a hilly region in
the North West and the fertile plains of the Niger in the North-