Dr. Sinseingnon Germain Sagbo
Dr. Sinseingnon Germain Sagbo studied German Language and Literature at the Universities of Zürich and Göttingen, where he did his PhD about „Tradition and development processes in Benin“ in 2011.
He is assistant Professor at the University of Abomey-Calavi in Benin since 2012.
Prof. Dr. Mensah Wekenon Tokponto
Prof. Mensah Wekenon Tokponto was born in 1067 in Kinta/ Dali (Benin). He studied German Language and Literature since 1987 at the University of Abomey-Calavi. He visited Germany the first time in 1993/94 (funded by DAAD) and wrote his Master-Thesis about „German journey reports between 1943 – 1990“. He wrote his PhD about the comparison between German and African fairy tales at the University of Bielefeld.
He holds a professorship in the German department at the University of Abomey-Calavy since 2014.