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Benin says Lassa fever kills 9, no Ebola found
COTONOU, Benin (AP) — Nine people have died in Benin from Lassa fever, a viral disease common in West Africa with symptoms similar to Ebola, the country's health minister said.(11/26/2014 6:07:23 AM)
Tens of thousands march in Benin to demand government schedule local elections
Tens of thousands of people have marched through the streets of Benin's largest city, demanding that the government schedule repeatedly delayed local elections.(12/11/2014 9:53:49 AM)
Nigeria: Court Grants Prisoners Right to Vote in Elections
[Independent (Lagos)]Benin -A Federal High Court sitting in Benin, Edo State, on Thursday ruled that inmates of prisons in Nigeria have the right to vote in all elections conducted in the country.(12/20/2014 5:01:40 AM)
Ghana to co-manage upper air space of Togo, Benin
Citi Business News has gathered the Ghana Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) will continue to manage the upper air space of Togo, Benin as well as that of Ghana.(12/18/2014 1:39:15 AM)
Nigeria less prosperous than Zimbabwe, Niger, others – Report
Twenty-one African countries including Zimbabwe, Niger, Benin Republic and Djibouti are more prosperous than Nigeria, the 2014 Legatum Prosperity Index, has said. According to the report released recently by the Legatum Institute, the index of 142 countries defines “prosperity as a combination of wealth and wellbeing.” The report ranks Nigeria 125th among the 142 countries...  [Read More...](12/19/2014 9:10:11 PM)
Thousands march in Benin to demand local elections
COTONOU, Benin (AP) " Tens of thousands of people marched through the streets of Benin's largest city on Thursday, demanding that the government schedule repeatedly delayed local elections.The march through Cotonou, the West African...(12/11/2014 10:04:32 AM)
Omonia's Pote stages war against racism in Cyprus
NICOSIA: Omonia Nicosia's French-born Benin forward Mickael Pote is waging a personal war against racism in Cyprus.(12/18/2014 2:54:33 PM)
Soccer-Omonia's Pote stages war against racism in Cyprus
By Peter Stevenson NICOSIA, Dec 18 (Reuters) - Omonia Nicosia's French-born Benin forward Mickael Pote is waging a personal war against racism in Cyprus. Pote, 30, has reacted angrily to monkey chants directed at him twice since November and been booked for protesting. "I've heard these sorts of noises before, during a game, but it was usually isolated and so I never reacted. This time it was ...(12/18/2014 11:24:03 AM)
VIDEO: Benin's address-less city
Residents of Cotonou - the economic capital of Benin - are hoping the addition of street names and house numbers will help improve the economy.(11/28/2014 8:59:41 AM)
Lending Gonzaga health care expertise to West Africa
Susan Norwood, nursing professor at Gonzaga University, spent three weeks in the western African country of Benin working with the staff of a new healh care clinic there.(12/4/2014 9:43:41 AM)
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