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  1. Big fish (or shark) in a small pondRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | The Economist

    HUGE jars of iridescent yellow liquid glow on almost every street corner in Cotonou, the commercial capital of Benin. Taxi drivers pull over to fill up their cars using a hose and funnel.

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  2. Isocel connects with PCCW GlobalRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2015 | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    The services in Benin and neighbouring countries, and Joey Esquibal, Isocel's chief information officer, said: 'I am confident that many of our business customers will be quick to take advantage of the new Global network spans five continents and 3,000 cities in 140 countries, including at least 45 African countries served with voice, video, data, Internet, and consumer customers, alongside server hosting, remote site interconnection and other tailor made solutions for large corporates and international organisations.

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  3. Hearts need GH 180,000 for Senegal tieRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2015 | GhanaWeb

    Ghana's representative in this year's CAF Confederation Cup, Accra Hearts of Oak, revelling in their last Saturday's qualification are dreading the financial cost involved in their next assignment which is said to be hovering around GHA 180,00 for the two-legged games against Olympic de Ngor. Already, their first round game against AS Police of Benin has saddled them with some GHA 121,000 debt in an assignment which merely involved a road travel to the Benin capital of Cotonou.

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  4. Hearts need GH 180,000 for Senegal tieRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | GhanaWeb

    Ghana's representative in this year's CAF Confederation Cup, Accra Hearts of Oak, revelling in their last Saturday's qualification are dreading the financial cost involved in their next assignment which is said to be hovering around GHA 180,00 for the two-legged games against Olympic de Ngor. Already, their first round game against AS Police of Benin has saddled them with some GHA 121,000 debt in an assignment which merely involved a road travel to the Benin capital of Cotonou.

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  5. .com | Tik worth R6.7m smuggled in creche tablesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | News24

    ... with an estimated street value of R4.8m concealed in her handbags. On Friday evening, a man travelling from Cotonou, Benin was found with three bags, each containing a jerry can with 30 litres of liquid ecstasy, with an estimated street value of ...

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  6. West Africa: New Railway Network Aims to Boost Inter-Regional TradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    On the dual carriageway linking the main airport to downtown Niamey, the capital of Niger, workers are busy digging trenches in the middle of the island separating the lanes, and laying tracks where rows of lampposts once stood. They are racing against the clock to build a thousand-kilometre stretch of a regional network that will connect Niamey to the West African seaport of Cotonou, Benin.

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  7. Our tactics neutralized the - Police' - " HerbertRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | GhanaWeb

    Hearts Of Oak Head Coach Herbert Addo says he got his game plan right in the 0-0 draw with A.S Police in the CAF Confederation Cup preliminary round on Saturday in Cotonou, Benin. Addo's side advanced to the next stage of the competition on a 1-0 aggregate, after securing a 1-0 victory in the home game two weeks ago.

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  8. Meeting for Solidarity with Korean People Held in BeninRead the original story

    Mar 2, 2015 | Korean News

    It was attended by personages of Benin-Korea Amicable Association "Long Live Kim Jong Il, Supreme Leader", Benin National Committee for the Study of the Juche Idea, Benin Group for the Study of Kimilsungism-Kimjongilism and the Cotonou Institute of Journalism of Benin and citizens. Hessou Kohovi, chairman of the Benin National Committee for the Study of the Juche Idea, condemned the tortures committed by the CIA systematically in a premeditated way with the approval of the U.S. president and under his patronage.

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  9. .com | Smugglers used jam tins to hide drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | News24

    ... possession of more than 16.8kg of cocaine concealed in her handbags. On Friday evening, a man travelling from Cotonou, Benin was found in possession of three bags each holding a large plastic "jerry can" (fuel container) with small packets of liquid ...

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  10. Our tactics neutralized the 'Police' - Herbert AddoRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | Ghanamma.com

    Hearts Of Oak Head Coach Herbert Addo says he got his game plan right in the 0-0 draw with A.S Police in the CAF Confederation Cup preliminary round on Saturday in Cotonou, Benin. Addo's side advanced to the next stage of the competition on a 1-0 aggregate, after securing a 1-0 victory in the home game two weeks ago.

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  11. Enyimba on course for third CAF title, says Anyansi-AgwuRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | Vanguard

    ... qualified for the first round of the CAF Champions League after having earned a 1-0 win over Buffles du Borgu of Benin Republic in Cotonou and a 4-0 aggregate victory. The People's Elephant have earlier trounced Buffles 3-0 in the first leg ...

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  12. R16m in drugs seized at OR TamboRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    The South African Revenue Services made drugs seizures of R16 million at OR Tambo International Airport at the weekend. SARS spokesperson Marika Muller said: "On the evening of Friday 27 February the SARS Customs team identified a male passenger for further checks while he was disembarking from a flight originating in Cotonou, Benin.

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  13. Benin: China Gives Benin U.S.$69 Million LoanRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    China has given Benin a preferential loan of 40 billion CFA Francs to fund telecommunication infrastructure projects, diplomatic sources said Monday in Cotonou. The agreement was signed on the same day in Cotonou between Benin's Foreign Minister and African Integration Prof.

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  14. Home-sweet-home: Hearts of Oak arrive in Ghana from BeninRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | Ghanamma.com

    Accra Hearts of Oak arrived in Accra on Sunday at around 4:00pm after playing out a goalless draw game with AS Police in Benin in the second leg fixture of the CAF Confederation Cup on Saturday. The Phobians go through the next stage of the competition with a 1-0 aggregate scoreline after a splendid performance in Benin capital Cotonou.

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  15. Day of Shining Star Marked across WorldRead the original story

    Mar 1, 2015 | Korean News

    ... of national preparatory committees for celebration of his 73rd birth anniversary in Abuja, Nigeria and Cotonou, Benin on Jan. 9, similar preparatory committees were organized in more than 50 countries and regions including Russia, Mongolia, India, ...

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  16. Confederation Cup: Hearts set date with Senegalese side Olympique de NgorRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2015 | Ghanamma.com

    ... n leg in Accra on 05 April. Hearts qualified 1-0 on aggregate on Saturday after drawing 0-0 with AS Police in Cotonou, Benin in the return leg clash.

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  17. SELFIE! Hearts of Oak players in a selfie poseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | Ghanamma.com

    Hearts of Oak players took a time off their schedule for a selfie pose at the team's hotel in Cotonou Benin after their launch as they prepares for Tomorrow's second leg fixture against AS Police in the preliminary stages of the CAF Confederation cup. The Phobians arrived yesterday night in Cotonou for the second leg tie against AS Police as they look forward in seeking for a qualification into the next stage of the Confederation Cup.

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  18. Revenge: We will play attacking football - AS Police coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | Ghanamma.com

    ... my players are well defined in a good state of mind, and they are willing to give the victory to the people of Benin to continue the adventure in the African club competition,' he added. However, in other related news, CAF has appointed Nigeria ...

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  19. Champions League: Hearts arrive in Benin after traveling by roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | Ghanamma.com

    Hearts of Oak have arrived in Benin after embarking on a road trip for Saturday's Caf Confederation Cup tie with AS Police. Police host the Phobians in the second leg of the preliminary round tie after a 0-1 defeat in Accra a fortnight ago.

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  20. AS Police challenge: Hearts of Oak arrive in Benin capital CotonouRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | Ghanamma.com

    Ghana's sole contender in the CAF Confederations Cup, Hearts of Oak arrived safely in the Benin capital, Cotonou on Thursday night ahead of the second leg preliminary round cup fixture against AS Police on Saturday. The Phobians left Accra on Thursday afternoon to the fellow West African country by road, the 30-man contingent comprising 20 players, 6 technical men and 4 officials are currently lodged in a hotel called Alpha Magnicente base in the township of Cotonou.

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