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Nikki, Benin

Commune and city
Nikki is located in Benin
Location in Benin
Country  Benin
Department Borgou Department
 • Total 3,171 km2 (1,224 sq mi)
Elevation 423 m (1,388 ft)
Population (2012)[1]
 • Total 69,970
 • Density 22/km2 (57/sq mi)
Time zone WAT (UTC+1)

Nikki is a city, Benin. The commune covers an area of 3171 square kilometres and as of 2002 had a population of 99,251 people.[2][3]

It is the site of the "race to Nikki" in 1894.[4]


  1. ^ "World Gazetteer". Archived from the original on January 11, 2013. 
  2. ^ "Nikki". Atlas Monographique des Communes du Benin. Retrieved January 5, 2010. 
  3. ^ "Communes of Benin". Statoids. Retrieved January 5, 2010. 
  4. ^ Politics and Society in Nigeria’s Middle Belt. Africa World Press, Inc. ISBN 1-59221-096-1.

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