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  1. Benin honorary consul slain during robbery: Foreign MinistryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2014 | The Daily Star

    TRIPOLI, Lebanon: Lebanon's Foreign Ministry Thursday said the killing of its honorary consul for the West African state of Benin, Assaad Shaghouri, was motivated by theft.

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  2. Lebanese honorary consul assassinated in TogoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2014 | Al Bawaba

    Panorama of the city of Lome in Togo, where the Lebanese Honorary Consul of Benin, Assaad Shaghouri was assassinated .

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  3. Ministerial meeting on new partnerships opens in Benin - Wednesday, 30 July 2014 16:05Read the original story

    Jul 30, 2014 | Walta Information Centre

    The Ministerial Meeting on New Partnerships for Productive Capacity Building in Least Developed Countries opened on July 27 in Cotonou, Benin.

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  4. Africa: Statement By Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma to the Ministerial...Read the original story

    Jul 29, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    Your Excellency, Dr Boni Yayi, President of the Republic of Benin and Chairman of the Group of the Least Developed Countries, I am honoured to address this meeting of the Ministerial Conference on LDCs and to take this opportunity to thank the President, Government and the People of the Republic of Benin for the legendary hospitality extended to ... (more)

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  5. Nigeria: Nigerian Firm to Export Cars to African CountriesRead the original story

    Jul 29, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    Nigeria's leading indigenous automobile manufacturer, Innoson Vehicles Manufacturing Company Limited, is planning to export its passenger car brands to West African countries, especially Republic of Benin and Ghana, as soon as the vehicles are finally rolled out from the company's plant in Nnewi, Anambra State.

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  6. Liberia: 'End All Forms of Salary Discrimination'Read the original story

    Jul 29, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    ... The leaders of journalists' trade unions of the West African Journalists Association (WAJA) who met in Cotonou, Benin recently agreed that media employers in the West African region among other things, respect and improve the collective agreements ...

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  7. UN Meeting: Least Developed Countries Urge PartnershipsRead the original story

    Jul 28, 2014 | Scoop

    With the kick-off of the United Nations post-2015 sustainable development agenda fast approaching, ministers and senior Government officials from across the globe have gathered in Cotonou, Benin, today to discuss how to strengthen the world's 48 least developed countries to produce more goods and trade in international markets more efficiently.

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  8. At UN-backed meeting, world's least developed countries urge...Read the original story

    Jul 28, 2014 | United Nations

    ... agenda fast approaching, ministers and senior Government officials from across the globe have gathered in Cotonou, Benin, today to discuss how to strengthen the world's 48 least developed countries to produce more goods and trade in international ...

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  9. 50 African Leaders Coming to White House Summit: GW Experts Available for AnalysisRead the original story

    Jul 28, 2014 | Newswise

    ... assistant secretary of state for African affairs and ambassador to both the Republic of Senegal and the Republic of Benin, among other diplomatic posts. Liesl Riddle , associate professor of international business and international affairs, can ...

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  10. Secretary-General Appoints Arnauld Antoine Akodjenou of Benin Deputy Special Representative for MaliRead the original story

    Jul 28, 2014 | In-depth Africa

    NEW YORK, July 28, 2014/African Press Organization / - United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon announced today the appointment of Arnauld Antoine Akodjnou of Benin as his Deputy Special Representative in the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in Mali .

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  11. Families, charity workers among victims of Air Algerie crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2014 | Times of Oman

    ... his wife and children. In 2003, 14 residents in the village died in the crash of a Boeing 727 going from Cotonou in Benin to Beirut, while four were killed in an Ethiopian Airlines accident in January 2010. 'Extraordinary people' Other humanitarian ...

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  12. Charity workers among crash victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2014 | Bangkok Post

    ... his wife and children. In 2003, 14 residents in the village died in the crash of a Boeing 727 going from Cotonou in Benin to Beirut, while four were killed in an Ethiopian Airlines accident in January 2010. Other humanitarian workers were also among ...

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  13. AU Commission Chairperson on official visit to BeninRead the original story

    Jul 25, 2014 | In-depth Africa

    COTONOU, Benin, July 25, 2014/African Press Organization / - African Union Commission Chairperson H.E. Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma has arrived in Cotonou, Benin at the invitation of the President Yayi Boni for an official visit from 24-27 July 2014, as well as to deliver a statement at a Ministerial Conference of Least Developed Countries on Monday ... (more)

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  14. Eaglets arrive in Kinshasa ahead of African U-17 championship qualifierRead the original story

    Jul 24, 2014 | Vanguard

    ... Murtala Muhammed International Airport same night aboard a Kenya Airways flight. "They made a stop-over in Cotonou, Benin Republic before embarking on a five-hour journey, arriving at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport at 8.30 a.m. local time ...

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  15. Dr. Hill Cheryl Hill to Chair INAANRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2014 | PR Log

    ... years, Dr. Hill has maintained a relationship with several NGOs in African countries such as Nigeria, the Republic of Benin and Cameroon. Dr. Hill shares successful business practices with leaders by connecting them to capacity building strategies, ...

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  16. .com | Benin detains 10 in child trafficking probeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2014 | News24

    ... than 200 abducted schoolgirls, saying his government is doing everything possible to secure their release. Cotonou - Benin has detained 10 people on suspicions of child-trafficking just weeks after a group in neighbouring Niger was held for links to ...

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  17. 2 die in Ilorin as Customs men, smugglers clashRead the original story

    Jul 2, 2014 | Vanguard

    ... Vanguard reliably gathered that the crisis was caused by some vehicle dealers who were on their way from Cotonou, Benin Republic who allegedly disobeyed Customs officers who stopped them on their way to Ilorin and were, therefore, chased to the ...

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  18. Marcus Dawkins vs. Victor Kpadenue Clash in BeninRead the original story

    Jul 22, 2014 | Boxing Scene

    ... of Colorado Springs, Colorado will be fighting for the vacant IBU title. The 10 round bout will be held in Cotonou, Benin which is home to his opponent Victor Kpadenue. Dawkins is currently on a two fight winning streak and fresh off a TKO victory ...

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  19. Kenyan CAN hopes suffer setbackRead the original story

    Jul 21, 2014 | Vanguard

    ... Stephane Sessegnon from English Premier League outfit West Bromwich Albion scored the 18th-minute goal which gave Benin a 1-0 win over Malawi in Cotonou. It also lifted Sessegnon to the top of the scoring charts in the qualifiers with four goals ...

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  20. Receiving Benin's highest honour - Sierra Leone...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2014 | Newstime Africa

    The honour of Grand Commander of the National Order of the Republic of Benin was conferred on the President by his host, President Boni Yayi at the Presidential Palace in Cotonou.

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