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French West Africa

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History of French west Africa

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Eight west African countries agree to sever common currency from France

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French West Africa

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Top 10 French Language West African Countries

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Akon Reveals His True Feelings on the Exploitation of Africa by France

French West Africa was a federation of eight French colonial territories in Africa: Mauritania, Senegal, French Sudan, French Guinea, Ivory Coast, Upper Volta, Dahomey and Niger. The capital of the federation was Dakar. The federation existed from 1895 until 1960.