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  1. NCS records 1,102 seizures, rakes in N8.5bn in Seme Area CommandRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2014 | Vanguard

    ... with our Beninoise counterpart to address the problem of appropriate transit of imported vehicles from Republic of Benin to Nigeria. "We have been utilizing every opportunity at various fora to enlighten the citizenry on the ills of smuggling and ...

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  2. Dreaming of an African Roland GarrosRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2014 | CNN

    ... sport in Africa. The Ivorian works as a delegate for the international transport company Hesnault in Togo and Benin where he currently lives. Having grown up in France, he discovered his passion for tennis early in his life. At the age of ten he got ...

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  3. Kid-Size Art Installations By Benin's Own Beshac GabaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2014 | Daddy Types

    I just found images of these kid-related works I saw from the Frieze Art Fair in London last fall, by the Beninese artist Beshac Gaba.

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  4. Kenya: Juliani, D'banj Named One Ambassador for AgricultureRead the original story

    Jan 29, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    ... that they can pursue." The 'Do Agric, it Pays' had a kick-off event in Addis Ababa yesterday with campaign champion Benin President Yayi Boni in attendance. Civil society partners at the launch included the Pan African Farmers Association (PAFO), ...

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  5. Kim Jong Il's Feats Praised by Beninese PersonagesRead the original story

    Jan 26, 2014 | Korean News

    Beninese figures praised the exploits of leader Kim Jong Il when they participated in the inaugural ceremony of the Beninese national preparatory committee for celebrating the 72nd anniversary of birth of General Kim Jong Il held in Cotonou on January 21. Hessou Kohovi, chairman of the Benin National Committee for the Study of the Juche Idea who is ... (more)

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  6. Day of Shining Star to Be Marked in BeninRead the original story

    Jan 26, 2014 | Korean News

    The Beninese national preparatory committee for celebrating the 72nd anniversary of birth of General Kim Jong Il was inaugurated in Cotonou on January 21. Hessou Kohovi, chairman of the Benin-Korea Amicable Association "Long Live Kim Jong Il, Supreme Leader", was elected chairman of the preparatory committee. 1 comment

  7. Seme Customs Command Raked In N8.5bn Last Year - ComptrollerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2014 | Ghanamma.com

    ... with our Beninoise counterpart to address the problem of appropriate transit of imported vehicles from the Republic of Benin to Nigeria", Egbudin said. Other seized items from December last year include 4,663 bags of rice with a DPV of N45.4 ...

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  8. The art market: New art buyers log onRead the original story

    Jan 24, 2014 | Financial Times

    ... 6 in Andrew Esiebo's 2012 'Urban Aesthetics' series of west African barber's shops. This one shows a shop in Cotonou, Benin. Christie's had a bumper year in 2013, not only its best ever but the best reported by any auction house, ever. The firm's ...

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  9. About a girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2014 | The Economist

    ... you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Review our cookies information for more details ANGELIQUE KIDJO'S childhood in Benin was a whirl of different languages and cultural influences. Hers was a family that spoke French, Fon and Yoruba, and placed ...

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  10. Nigeria: Undercover Reporter Bursts Human Trafficking NetworkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2014 | Ghanamma.com

    ... advance: my paper PREMIUM TIMES, and our partners on the project, a colleague - Reece Adanwenon - in the Republic of Benin, and ZAM Chronicle in Amsterdam. We had put in place contacts, emergency phone numbers, safe houses, emergency money accounts. ...

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  11. Nigeria: Investigation - Inside Nigeria's Ruthless Human Trafficking MafiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2014 | Ghanamma.com

    ... advance: my paper PREMIUM TIMES, and our partners on the project, a colleague - Reece Adanwenon - in the Republic of Benin, and ZAM Chronicle in Amsterdam. We had put in place contacts, emergency phone numbers, safe houses, emergency money accounts. ...

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  12. Thursday Thought Leadership Roundup: Helping Others, Global Thinkers, and the 10-Point InfographicRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2014 | The Mindjet Blog

    ... was a top economist and lawyer at the International Monetary Fund (IMF), but when he was elected the president of Benin Republic in the early 1990s, he failed woefully, forcing the citizens to bring back to office former President Mathieu Kerekou, ...

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  13. Suspected robbery kingpin dies in prisonRead the original story

    Jan 19, 2014 | Vanguard

    ... was not made available. Tijani, a citizen of Niger Republic, was arrested sometimes in September 2003 in Cotonou, Benin Republic, and moved to Abeokuta, Ogun State, briefly before he was transferred to Kirikiri. Tijani was standing trial before ...

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  14. 'Score-settling' in Central African Republic kills 13Read the original story

    Jan 12, 2014 | Deseret News

    ... neighborhood earlier, but those who are left are staying inside." Djotodia sought exile in the West African nation of Benin on Saturday, flying on a plane lent by the president of Chad and landing in Cotonou, Benin's economic capital, in the ...

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  15. Veep in Benin for ACP meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2014 | Ghanamma.com

    The Vice-President, Mr Kwesi Bekoe Amissah-Arthur on Wednesday joined the Beninois President, Mr Yahyi Boni and former Nigerian Head of State,General Olusegun Obasanjo during the opening ceremony of the Group of Eminent Persons of the African, Carribean and Pacific Group in Cotonou.

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  16. Vice President leaves for CotonouRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2014 | GhanaWeb

    Vice-President Kwesi Bekoe Amissah-Arthur on Wednesday left Accra for Cotonou, Benin, to attend the West Africa Regional Consultations of the Eminent Persons Group of the African-Carribean and Pacific Group.

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  17. Leak of the week: Turkish Airlines to start 2014 with new routesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2014 | Anna.aero

    ... the country and the seaside resort on the Black Sea coast, as well as Cotonou, the largest city and economic centre in Benin, to its network in 2014. This disclosure follows our 2013 predictions , when we predicted that 37 new routes were to be ...

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  18. Central African Republic: Transitional President Djotodia Seeks political Asylum in BeninRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2014 | Ghanamma.com

    The transitional president of the Central African Republic , Michel Djotodia, who stepped down two days ago under pressure from the heads of States of the Central African region, arrived late Saturday in Cotonou, seeking political asylum in Benin.

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  19. It's all about Eve as album celebrates womanhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2014 | Sunday Herald

    ... life, since her father's death in 2008 Kidjo has, she says, become more attentive of her roots. Though she left Benin 30 years ago, to live first in France and then America, she is "taking more and more time to go back to Benin and see my mother. I ...

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  20. 'Score-settling' in C. African Republic kills 13Read the original story

    Jan 12, 2014 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    ... neighborhood earlier, but those who are left are staying inside." Djotodia sought exile in the West African nation of Benin on Saturday, flying on a plane lent by the president of Chad and landing in Cotonou, Benin's economic capital, in the ...

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