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  1. AS Police hopeful of beating Hearts in CotonouRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | Ghanamma.com

    AS Police Team Manager Edward Kit says his side can qualify to the next stage of the CAF Confederation Cup despite their loss to Accra Hearts of Oak. The Benin league team lost 1-0 to Accra Hearts of Oak at the Accra Stadium in the first leg preliminary round.

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  2. Hearts of Oak set for Caf Confed Cup return match at end of monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | Ghanamma.com

    Ghanaian giants Hearts of Oak will play the return leg of the CAF Confederation Cup clash with Benin side AS Police on February 28. AS Police will host the Accra-based giants in the second leg of their first-round tie in Cotonou later this month. This comes after an embarrassing 1-0 home win the Phobians secured against the ordinary-looking side on Sunday despite the several scoring chances at the Accra Sports Stadium for the home side.

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  3. Calm down: Hearts of Oak MD call on fans to be patientRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | Ghanamma.com

    Accra Hearts of Oak Managing Director, Gerald Ankrah has called on supporters of the club to be patient with the coach and his players. The Phobians start to the 2014 / 2015 First Capital Plus Bank premier league is nothing to write home about and it continued on Sunday when they hosted As Police of Benin in the CAF Confederation Cup.

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  4. Gerald Ankrah calls for patience from Hearts fansRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | Ghanamma.com

    ... which has seen them move down on the Ghana Premier League table. They could only manage a 1-0 win over AS Police of Benin in the preliminary stage of the CAF Confederation Cup on Sunday. Their fans have been unimpressed with the work ethics of the ...

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  5. Narrow win: Hearts of Oak pip AS Police in first leg of CAF Confederation CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | Ghanamma.com

    Hearts of Oak opened their 2015 CAF Confederation Cup competition with a 1-0 win over AS Police from Benin at the Accra sports stadium on Sunday. Hearts of Oak enjoyed lot of possession as they huddled the ball in their own half looking for spaces in the AS Police defense but the Cotonou based club kept it tight at the back.

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  6. Pastor, 4 Others In NIS Custody For Alleged Child Trafficking In IbadanRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | Ghanamma.com

    ... better standard of living", he said. The controller said that many of them were brought into Nigeria from Republic of Benin, Togo and other neighbouring countries. "They were sold into slavery by those who brought them into the country but the ...

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  7. Kano Pillars beat Al-Malakia in caf champions leagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | Vanguard

    ... Barrolle 2-1 in Buchanan. Nigeria's other representative, Enyimba of Aba are ready to play against Buffles Borgu of Benin Republic today in Cotonou. Enyimba two times winner of the champions league, are expected to roll over the relatively unknown ...

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  8. MTN, Ericsson to drive e-waste recycling in BeninRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2015 | Vanguard

    MTN Benin, has partnered with Ericsson under their Ecology Management Program, to launch the first electrical and electronic equipment waste collection and awareness drive in Benin. This campaign is geared towards creating awareness and minimizing the potential environmental impact associated with the disposal of decommissioned electrical and electronic equipment in the country.

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  9. In Benin, a new life for SolangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | UNICEF News

    "I lived with my grandmother because my parents abandoned me as soon as I was born. Therefore, my grandmother is the only person that counts for me," says 15-year-old Solange. Today she lives in Cotonou, Benin, in a UNICEF-supported home operated by the Salesian Sisters.

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  10. Nigeria: Arik Air Begins Flight Operations to AbidjanRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    ARIK Air, West and Central Africa's largest airline will from February 16,,, 2015 commence scheduled flight operations from Lagos, Nigeria to the Ivoirian city, Abidjan via Cotonou, Benin Republic. The new service will operate four times a week on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays.

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  11. Arik Air spreads wings to AbidjanRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | Ghanamma.com

    Arik Air, West and Central Africa's largest airline will from 16th February 2015 commence scheduled flight operations from Lagos, Nigeria to the Ivoirian city, Abidjan via Cotonou, Benin Republic. On Mondays, the outbound flight will depart the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos at 2:45 pm and arrive at Cotonou International Airport at 3:15 pm .

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  12. Maid Who Was Bathed With Hot Water Tells Her StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | Ghanamma.com

    A 15-year-old citizen of Republic of Benin, Sadia , has regretted her decision to seek the job of a housemaid with one Mrs Bunmi Oladele, a full-time in Ibadan, Oyo State. With her face swollen and both eyes shut from the effect of beating, tears rolled down her cheeks as she lay on the bed at a hospital she was taken for treatment after she was battered by her mistress.

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  13. Nigeria: New Onslaught on Boko HaramRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    ... to a proposal presented to the council by countries in the Lake Chad Basin Commission (LCBC) and the Republic of Benin. The LCBC countries - Nigeria, Cameroon, Niger and Chad - made the proposal for the continent to raise troops that could defeat ...

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  14. Nigeria: New Onslaught on Boko HaramRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    ... to a proposal presented to the council by countries in the Lake Chad Basin Commission (LCBC) and the Republic of Benin. The LCBC countries - Nigeria, Cameroon, Niger and Chad - made the proposal for the continent to raise troops that could defeat ...

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  15. 'I confessed to our pastor after every robbery operation'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Vanguard

    The Imo State-born suspect who claimed to be married to a Benin Republic-based Togolese, gave a startling confession on the gang's operation in Benin and Mali, during an exclusive interview with Crime Guard. Chineye who admitted to be the gang's informant, revealed that his union with his wife, made it easy for him to study the terrain in Cotonou, Benin Republic, thereby facilitating the gang's entry into the country.

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  16. FG reviews cultural policy, partners UNESCO for UCH documentationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Vanguard

    ... that "Nigeria has presently the inscribed elements, two namely the Oral Heritage of Gelede along with the Republic of Benin, and Togo and Ifa Divination System, a unique corpus of knowledge, formally proclaimed Masterpieces were integrated in 2008 ...

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  17. WHO gets new Africa region headRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | New Vision

    ... ministers of the 47 Member States of the WHO African Region at the annual regional committee for Africa in Cotonou, Benin, in November 2014. She was the deputy regional director and later, Coordinator of the Inter-Country Support Team for the South ...

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  18. Africa: WHO Executive Board Appoints Dr Matshidiso Moeti as New Regional Director for AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    The WHO Executive Board, currently holding its 136th session, has appointed Dr Matshidiso Rebecca Moeti as the new Regional Director for WHO's Africa Region. Dr Moeti was nominated Regional Director by the health ministers of the 47 Member States of the WHO African Region at the annual Regional Committee for Africa in Cotonou, Benin, in November 2014.

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  19. WHO Executive Board appoints Dr Matshidiso Moeti as new Regional Director for AfricaRead the original story

    Jan 27, 2015 | World Health Organization

    The WHO Executive Board, currently holding its 136th session, has appointed Dr Matshidiso Rebecca Moeti as the new Regional Director for WHO's Africa Region. Dr Moeti was nominated Regional Director by the health ministers of the 47 Member States of the WHO African Region at the annual Regional Committee for Africa in Cotonou, Benin, in November 2014.

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  20. MTN and Ericsson partner to drive e-waste disposal and recycling in BeninRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | Cellular News

    MTN Benin, has partnered with Ericsson under their Ecology Management Program, to launch the first electrical and electronic equipment waste collection and awareness drive in Benin. This campaign is geared towards creating awareness and minimizing the potential environmental impact associated with the disposal of decommissioned electrical and electronic equipment in the country.

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