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A women's rights march in Lokossa
A women's rights march in Lokossa
Country Benin
DepartmentMono Department
 • Total260 km2 (100 sq mi)
 • Total77,065
 • Density300/km2 (770/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (WAT)

Lokossa is an arrondissement, commune, and the capital city of Mono Department in Benin. The name Lokossa translates into English as "underneath the iroko tree".

The commune covers an area of 260 square kilometres and as of 2002 had a population of 77,065 people.[1][2]


  1. "Lokossa". Atlas Monographique des Communes du Benin. Retrieved January 5, 2010.
  2. "Communes of Benin". Statoids. Retrieved January 5, 2010.

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