Bassila is a town, arrondissement, and commune located in the Donga Department of Benin. The commune covers an area of 120 square kilometres and as of 2013 had a population of 130,770 people. The RNIE 3 highway of Benin passes through the town of Bassila and the commune. The main ethnic groups in the town are in the order of significance: Yoruba/Nagot who are the native dwellers, as well as smaller migrant communities of Anii and Tem people otherwise known as 'Kotokoli'. The Nagots historically migrated from Nigeria during a westward Yoruba expansion. Given that Bassila is located in proximity to the border with Togo, a significant proportion of the population are of Togolese origin (Anii and Kotokoli migrants).Bassila is the second largest arrondissement in Benin by land area.

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  • Bassila ist eine Stadt und Kommune im Départment Donga im westafrikanischen Land Benin. (de)
  • Bassila is a town, arrondissement, and commune located in the Donga Department of Benin. The commune covers an area of 120 square kilometres and as of 2013 had a population of 130,770 people. The RNIE 3 highway of Benin passes through the town of Bassila and the commune. The main ethnic groups in the town are in the order of significance: Yoruba/Nagot who are the native dwellers, as well as smaller migrant communities of Anii and Tem people otherwise known as 'Kotokoli'. The Nagots historically migrated from Nigeria during a westward Yoruba expansion. Given that Bassila is located in proximity to the border with Togo, a significant proportion of the population are of Togolese origin (Anii and Kotokoli migrants).Bassila is the second largest arrondissement in Benin by land area. (en)
  • Bassila est une commune située dans le département du Donga au centre du Bénin. Le chef-lieu de cette commune s'appelle également Bassila, c'est une ville en statut d'un arrondissement. (fr)
  • Bassila è una città situata nel dipartimento di Donga nello Stato del Benin con 81.745 abitanti (stima 2006). (it)
  • Bassila is een van de 77 gemeenten (communes) in Benin. De gemeente ligt in het departement Donga en telt 71.511 inwoners (2002). (nl)
  • Basilla – miasto w Beninie, w departamencie Donga. Położone jest około 300 km na północny zachód od stolicy kraju, Porto-Novo, w pobliżu granicy z Togo. W spisie ludności z 11 maja 2013 roku liczyło 46 569 mieszkańców. (pl)
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  • Bassila ist eine Stadt und Kommune im Départment Donga im westafrikanischen Land Benin. (de)
  • Bassila is a town, arrondissement, and commune located in the Donga Department of Benin. The commune covers an area of 120 square kilometres and as of 2013 had a population of 130,770 people. The RNIE 3 highway of Benin passes through the town of Bassila and the commune. The main ethnic groups in the town are in the order of significance: Yoruba/Nagot who are the native dwellers, as well as smaller migrant communities of Anii and Tem people otherwise known as 'Kotokoli'. The Nagots historically migrated from Nigeria during a westward Yoruba expansion. Given that Bassila is located in proximity to the border with Togo, a significant proportion of the population are of Togolese origin (Anii and Kotokoli migrants).Bassila is the second largest arrondissement in Benin by land area. (en)
  • Bassila est une commune située dans le département du Donga au centre du Bénin. Le chef-lieu de cette commune s'appelle également Bassila, c'est une ville en statut d'un arrondissement. (fr)
  • Bassila è una città situata nel dipartimento di Donga nello Stato del Benin con 81.745 abitanti (stima 2006). (it)
  • Bassila is een van de 77 gemeenten (communes) in Benin. De gemeente ligt in het departement Donga en telt 71.511 inwoners (2002). (nl)
  • Basilla – miasto w Beninie, w departamencie Donga. Położone jest około 300 km na północny zachód od stolicy kraju, Porto-Novo, w pobliżu granicy z Togo. W spisie ludności z 11 maja 2013 roku liczyło 46 569 mieszkańców. (pl)
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