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  1. WFP Gears Up Global Logistics And Food Assistance By Land, Sea And Air For The Fight Against EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    ... centres and logistics hubs, using planes, helicopters, ships and trucks." a A WFP-contracted a ship left Cotonou, Benin, on 14 October, with 7,000 metric tons of rice. It is scheduled to reach Freetown in Sierra Leone before the end of the week, ...

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  2. Kashamu vs Obasanjo: Court adjourns hearing till Nov 17Read the original story

    Oct 15, 2014 | Vanguard

    ... the plaintiff has been judicially adjudged/confirmed a debtor by a competent court of law in Cotonou, Republic of Benin. And the plaintiff presently occupies a choice position on the Assets Management Corporation of Nigeria's list of notorious bad ...

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  3. Dr Roland Holou Receives 'Top Ranked U.S. Executive Award' from the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2014 | PR Log

    ... Tutoring, Volunteering, and much more (see www.DiasporasNews.com) . Dr. Roland Holou is a dual citizen of Benin Republic (West Africa) and the US. He obtained his Bachelor Degree in Agronomy and his Master of Science Degree in Agricultural ...

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  4. Africa: How the Death Penalty Is Slowly Weakening Its Grip On AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    ... calling for moratoria on its use. Earlier this year, one of the Commission's Working Groups convened in Cotonou, Benin, to finalise the text of an Optional Protocol to the African Charter on the abolition of the death penalty. That process was ...

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  5. More Than Food: WFP Building Health Centres, Flying In Aid Workers...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    ... one family at a time -- and more food is on the way. WFP has contracted a ship that is currently in Cotonou, Benin, loading 7,000 metric tons of rice to be transported to Monrovia and Freetown. The United Nations Humanitarian Air Service (UNHAS), ...

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  6. MEPs fail to quiz MimicaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | EurActiv.com

    ... the EU and the African, Caribbean and Pacific group of states (ACP countries), signed in 2000 in the largest city of Benin for a period of 20 years, being subject to revision every 5 years. The question is how to best design the cooperation with the ...

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  7. Seminar on DPRK's Policy of Human Rights Held in BeninRead the original story

    Sep 29, 2014 | Korean News

    Present there were personages of the Benin-Korea Amicable Association "Long Live Kim Jong Il, Supreme Leader", the Benin National Committee for the Study of the Juche Idea, the Benin Group for the Study of Kimilsungism-Kimjongilism and the Cotonou Institute of Journalism and other Juche idea followers and masses. The chairman of the amicable association who is chairman of the Benin National Committee for the Study of the Juche Idea explained in detail the DPRK's policy of human rights.

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  8. Diarra Bousso SS'15 'Golden Dreams' CollectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... Tour in which the designer aims to visit 10 countries in 10 chapters and has so far covered the first five: Cotonou, Benin ; Casablanca, Morocco ; Istanbul, Turkey ; Bayelsa, Nigeria and New York. For more information on the tour, visit ...

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  9. West Africa: The West African Development Bank (boad) Held Its 94th...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    ... - Partial funding of a support project to aid Assurance mutuelle agricole du Bnin (agriculture insurance provider in Benin) with the implementation of a crop insurance product for cotton and rice crops (PA-AMAB). This project will help provide crop ...

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  10. China offers Ebola prevention materials to BeninRead the original story

    Sep 24, 2014 | Xinhuanet

    The Chinese government has offered Benin materials worth 840,000 U.S. dollars for the prevention of Ebola virus, an official source in Cotonou has said. An agreement in this regard was signed on Monday in Cotonou between Benin's Foreign Minister Arifari Bako Nassirou and China's ambassador to Benin Tao Weiguang.

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  11. Benin - AfDB Approves US$ 58.50 Million for Parakou Urban Transport ProjectRead the original story

    Sep 23, 2014 | Hispanic Business

    It will help to reduce poverty by improving access to basic social services and strengthening the activities of women and other disadvantaged groups through the creation of socio-economic activities in the city of Parakou. Parakou, third largest city and a major agricultural production zone, is located at the crossroads of major international roads connecting .

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  12. Growing scientists: World's future jobs are rooted in STEMRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | ECNmag

    ... in over 50 countries. Founding nations and regions of the Global STEM Alliance are the USA, Malaysia, Rwanda, Benin, Bhutan, Barcelona and New York State. Says the Prime Minister: "Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) are at the ...

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  13. NFF Congress sues for peaceRead the original story

    Sep 20, 2014 | Vanguard

    ... in Warri yesterday marked a direct opposition as his gestures and mannerisms clearly portrayed. "If The Republic of Benin, Togo or Seychelles with a population of 170,000 can get it right, why can't Nigeria of 170 million people?" Danagogo asked, ...

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  14. DPRK's Founding Anniversary Observed in Foreign CountriesRead the original story

    Sep 17, 2014 | Korean News

    Meetings, lectures, book and photo exhibitions and film shows were held in Benin, Nigeria, Guinea and Malaysia from Sept. 1 to 7. Displayed there were photos documenting the revolutionary exploits of President Kim Il Sung, leader Kim Jong Il and Marshal Kim Jong Un.

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  15. Preventive Measures Against Ebola in Benin, CotonouRead the original story

    Sep 12, 2014 | Marine News

    ... and gloves throughout the entire port stay. For information about operations at Cotonou port, pls contact GAC-OMA Benin at gac-oma.benin@gac.com Following the outbreak of the Ebola Virus in West Africa, Cotonou port authorities have taken the below ...

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  16. Man, 33, steals senator's N10m, JewelleryRead the original story

    Sep 11, 2014 | Vanguard

    ... the cook's guarantor. The prosecutor added that after the theft, the cook absconded to his village in the Republic of Benin and efforts to apprehend him had to date yielded no results. The Magistrate, Mrs O.O Olanipekun granted the accused bail in ...

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  17. Beninoise man arrainged in court for stealing Chris Ayanwu's N10m, JewelleryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | In-depth Africa

    ... and stole the cash, jewelry as well as her land documents. He thereafter absconded to his village in the Republic of Benin. Efforts to get him arrested have so far yielded no result. The accused, Amoussou pleaded not guilty to the charge of theft ...

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  18. Africa: UN 'Matchmaker' to Foster South-South Tech TransferRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    ... in July at the Ministerial Meeting on New Partnerships for Productive Capacity Building in LDCs held in Cotonou, Benin, 28-31 July, the scheme has already spurred US$12 million of investment between companies. "It will allow us to focus our ... 1 comment

  19. Nile Breweries in fundraising drive for CranesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | New Vision

    ... third time the Frenchman will be facing the Cranes, the first meeting being the disastrous 2008 Cotonou outing when Benin beat Uganda 4-1.... Fans were left disappointed after the crew of Godfrey Lubega and Joseph Kamya crashed and rolled the newly ...

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  20. UN 'matchmaker' to foster South-South tech transferRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | SciDev.Net

    ... in July at the Ministerial Meeting on New Partnerships for Productive Capacity Building in LDCs held in Cotonou, Benin, 28-31 July, the scheme has already spurred US$12 million of investment between companies. "It will allow us to focus our ...

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