Benin voted Best Country in the World By Connie HigginsPorto NovoLast updated on June 24, 2017TranslationFrançaisEspañolDeutschItalianoPortuguês Tweeter Benin is the undisputed winner of the WCA 2017Benin »News, pictures and videosThe Beninese can be proud of their country as it has been voted Best Country in the World last night (Friday June, 23) during the annual WCA ceremony. The Beninese people were also voted Nicest people on the planet.More than a hundred prizes have been awarded during the 2017 World Countries Awards, the most prestigious international award ceremony in the world. A night to remember for the people of Benin as they swept nearly all the awards available.Historic Win For BeninThe Beninese team could hardly hide its excitement as the celebrations went on. “Are we surprised? Not really”, Beninese Team leader told the journalist, speaking just after receiving the award for Most Humble People In The World.It turns out that due to a tiny logistical concern, only votes from the Beninese judges has been counted. However, Beninese organizers emphasized that the issue could not have had any impact on the final outcome.WCA 2017 Winners List:Best Country in the World: BeninMost Beautiful Capital City In The World: Porto NovoBest Food in the World: Beninese foodNicest People on Earth: Beninese peopleSmartest people on the Planet: Beninese peopleMost Handsome Men in the World: Beninese menMost Beautiful Women In The World: Beninese womenMost Humble Human Being on the Planet: The BenineseMore: World Countries Awards 2017 full winners listOnce again this year, the WCA ceremony was a great success, except for a minor incident when a massive fight broke out between Beninese teammates as they could not agree on who was to pick up the award for Friendliest, Kindest and Most Civilised people on Earth.