Wednesday Dec 4
Benin: French Court Blocks Extradition in Alleged Assassination Plot
A French appeal court has ruled against the extradition of Beninese businessman Patrice Talon, who is accused of plottting to kill President Thomas Boni Yaya.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Benin judge tries to flee to United States
The Supreme Court has refused to consider throwing out New York State's taxes on Internet purchases on websites like Amazon.com, a move that could change the way Internet commerce works.
Ethiopia: Ambassador Berhane Receives the New Ambassador From the Republic of Benin
Ambassador Naim Akibou, the new Ambassador of Benin to Ethiopia, presented a copy of his credentials to the State Minister of Foreign Affairs, Berhane Gebre-Christos on Friday .
Sat Nov 30, 2013
I was arrested for being a Boko Haram leader - Asari Dokubo
A former President of Ijaw Youth Council and leader of the Niger Delta Peoples Volunteer Force , Alhaji Mujahid Dokubo-Asari, who was arrested last week in Republic of Benin, has accused those opposed to the second term ambition of President Goodluck Jonathan of masterminding his arrest.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
The Star Online
Benin says frees Nigerian ex-militant after Jonathan intervenes
Nigeria's President Goodluck Jonathan arrives for the extraordinary session of the African Union's Assembly of Heads of State and Government on the case of African Relationship with the International Criminal Court , in Ethiopia's capital Addis Ababa, October 12, 2013.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Militants to Benin Republic govt: Release Asari-Dokubo or
A group loyal to the Niger Delta activist, Mujahid Asari-Dokubo, Niger Delta People's Volunteer Force, NDPVF, has warned the authorities of Benin Republic to free the former militant leader or be ready to face its wrath.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Bank of Africa posts 28.02pc drop in net income on subsidiary losses
Bank of Africa has posted a 28.02 per cent drop in net income in the first nine months of this year on losses associated with its subsidiaries.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Child Poverty: Difference Between Africa and America
As an advocate for the orphans and other less fortunate children in my African village, one of the comments I often get during my presentations is this: "But there are poor communities and children here in America, too".
Wed Nov 13, 2013
Africa: UN High-Level Briefing Addresses Humanitarian Crises in Africa
On Oct. 1, the fourth annual meeting on the work of African Regional Economic Communities took place on the sidelines of the United Nations 68th General Assembly.
Culture Minister receives message from Iranian counterpa...
DOHA: HE Minister of Culture, Arts and Heritage Dr. Hamad Abdulaziz Al-Kuwari received a written message from Iran's Minister of Culture and Islamic Guidance Ali Janati dealing with cultural ties between the two friendly countries and his upcoming visit to Qatar upon the invitation of HE Al-Kuwari.
Mon Nov 11, 2013
Environmental News Network
Pollution detector designed to protect heritage sites
A simple detector could help conservators at World Heritage sites in the developing world understand and protect against atmospheric pollutants that can damage valuable artifacts.
Benin: UN Expert Decries Levels of Child Abuse
A United Nations independent expert today urged the Government of Benin to make child protection a priority in its agenda, following a visit to the country which revealed that violence and exploitation of children is of serious concern.