Abidjan is referred to as the Paris of West Africa. It is located on the Atlantic Ocean in the country of Côte d'Ivoire (Ivory Coast). It has an unofficial population of about 6 million in the metropolitan area.
Abidjan is the largest city and former capital of Côte d'Ivoire (Ivory Coast). It is the commercial and banking center of Côte d'Ivoire as well as the de facto capital (Yamoussoukro is the official capital). It is also the most populated city in French-speaking Western Africa. It stands in Ébrié Lagoon on several converging peninsulas and islands, connected by bridges. Read more about Abidjan at Wikipedia
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