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Benin detains 10 people in child trafficking probe
Benin has detained 10 people on suspicions of child-trafficking just weeks after a group in neighbouring Niger was held for links to a "baby factory" ring, police sources said on Tuesday. While it was not immediately clear if there was a connection between the two cases, the latest detentions point to the persistence of human trafficking across West Africa. "There have been around 10 people ...(7/23/2014 2:50:38 AM)
Sessegnon seals Benin win in qualifier
Benin, Lesotho, Congo Brazzaville earn wins in Nations Cup qualifiers as Mozambique strike late in Tanzania.(7/20/2014 1:51:03 PM)
Malawi can beat Benin at home: Sessegnon goal dubbed ‘offside’
Malawi national football team defender Harry Nyirenda is optimistic that the Flames can qualify for the group qualifying round of Africa Cup of Nations despite losing 1-0 to Benin on Sunday. Malawi conceded the goal in the 19th minute scored by West Albion professional midfielder Stephane Sessegnon but managed to keep the hosts from scoring more goals...(7/22/2014 4:23:28 AM)
My son’s resignation from govt shocking -Oba of Benin
The Oba of Benin, Omo N’Oba Erediauwa, has dissociated himself from the reported resignation of his son and defection to the Peoples Democratic Party from the All Progressives Congress. The Benin monarch made this known in a statement in Benin on Friday. According to the statement, the Oba, who expressed shock that his son, Prince...  [Read More...](7/4/2014 2:47:04 PM)
War Victory Day of Korean People Celebrated Abroad
Pyongyang, July 27 (KCNA) -- Events took place in various countries from July 17 to 19 to mark the 61st anniversary of the victory of the Korean people in the Fatherland Liberation War.(7/28/2014 1:32:01 AM)
Malawi lose to Benin in Africa Cup of Nations qualifier
Malawi lost narrowly 0-1 to Benin in Sunday’s Africa Cup of Nations second-round first leg qualifiers at the Stade de l’Amitie in Cotonou. According to BBC Sport report, Benin again relied heavily on West Bromwich Albion midfielder Stephane Sessegnon. He struck their only goal in the 19th minute to earn a 1-0 win over Malawi . Malawi will...(7/21/2014 4:23:05 AM)
BEDC arrests seven fraudulent staff in Ondo, Delta
The Benin Electricity Distribution Company said that it has arrested a business district manager and seven staff in Ondo and Delta States for defrauding customers while discharging their duties. In a press statement signed by the Executive Director, Commercial, of the company, Abu Ejoor, and made available to newsmen in Benin said that the arrest...  [Read More...](7/9/2014 1:32:39 PM)
News24.com | Benin detains 10 in child trafficking probe
Benin has detained 10 people on suspicions of child-trafficking just weeks after a group in neighbouring Niger was held for links to a “baby factory” ring, police sources say.(7/23/2014 5:33:18 AM)
Benin: Court Verdict Raises Concern About Freedom of Information in Benin
[RSF]Benin is relatively highly placed at 75th of 180 countries in the Reporters Without Borders World Press Freedom Index, and is ranked 16th among African countries.(6/30/2014 3:43:13 AM)
Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying Review: Lesotho, Congo, Benin take first-leg leads
Lesotho, Congo and Benin will all take leads into the second legs of their Africa Cup of Nations qualifying ties after wins on Sunday.(7/20/2014 3:40:10 PM)
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