West African countries tend to have a higher population density and a higher GDP than East African
countries (though about the same level of homophobia), so we expect more gyms, more fitness, more muscle.
1. Benin, formerly Dahomey, is a long, narrow country on the Gulf of Guinea, known as the birthplace of Voudun (bowdlerized as voodoo) and revealing shorts.
5. Liberia is the only West African country that was never a French or English colony. It was founded by American ex-slaves and free blacks who wanted to return to their homeland.
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6. This swimmer from Ghana is no bodybuilder, but he has a pleasant physique.
11. Sweaty from his workout in Mali