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Ringroad, Benin City, Nigeria
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Benins Ringroad.

One of the busy places in Benin City. Central point of Benin. In its center the Nigerian National Museum with its 500 jears old bronze statues and close to the Benin Kings Palace

Copyright: Manuel Schaefer
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Uploaded: 03/09/2009
Updated: 18/09/2014
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Tags: africa; nigeria; benin; city; benincity; benin-city; roundabaut; national-museum; bronze
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