New treaty allows children to complain about rights violations directly to the UN
The Protocol permits children or their representatives to submit formal complaints, upon which the CRD must review the allegations and decide whether to take action.
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Sun Apr 13, 2014
Tunes of Bert Jamieson
There are several artists with the name of Rob. 1) Rob "Roy" Raindorf Rob "Roy" Raindorf is one of the most enigmatic artists to come out of Ghana.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Arik Air adds third route to Cotonou
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Valuable Workshop in Benin on Domain Names, Trademarks and User Rights Protections
Our main role at ICANN is to coordinate and manage those unique identifiers that make the Domain Name System work.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Unemployment in Nigeria: "Going thirsty in the abundance of water"...
True compassion is more than flinging a coin at a beggar; it comes to see that an edifice which produces beggars needs restructuring We must work to ensure the human dignity that comes with a life free from hunger and poverty ne consistent thing in an otherwise inconsistent Nigeria is inconsistency meaning that Nigeria, its government and people ... (more)
Fri Apr 04, 2014
N. Dakota Guard teams with 2 more African nations
North Dakota National Guard officials are overseas this week formalizing partnerships with two African nations through the Defense Department-sponsored State Partnership Program.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Congress Petitions FBI For More Active Role in Peace Corps Murder Investigation
Congressional leaders are calling on U.S. government officials to be more active in solving the case of Kate Puzey, the Peace Corps volunteer who was brutally murdered in the West African country of Benin five years ago.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Togo: WADB loans Benin 35 billion CFAF for road infrastructure
The first agreement is for a 17-km road work in Parakou to facilitate the movement of people and improvement in the environment and sanitation.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
Maritime hub concept not exclusive - " GSA boss
The Chief Executive Officer of the Ghana Shippers' Authority , Dr Kofi Mbiah, believes Ghana can easily become the central point where businesses in the maritime trade and transport sector in the sub-region can converge to do business.
Sat Mar 29, 2014
Serendipity a visual search for African ideology
After a successful hosting of its first exhibition of the year that featured 13 upcoming artists, Alexis gallery, one of the gallery committed to the promotion of African artists last week opened its doors for another group exhibition tagged Serendipity, an exhibition of paintings, drawings and sculptures.
The China Post
W. African funk band lands post-communist comeback in Europe
They were huge in the early 1970s, playing alongside some of the greatest names in African music, then faded into obscurity after a communist revolution destroyed nightlife in their homeland.
Fri Mar 28, 2014
Yayi Boni counts on Ghana for power supply
President of Benin Yayi Boni is confident Ghana will continue supplying his country with energy despite power challenges in the West African country.
Voice of America
Jazz Quartet Adds Bossa Nova to a Soft Benin Sound
Jomion and the Uklos play a song during their performance on Music Time in Africa for host Heather Maxwell of VOA's Africa 54. - Recent special guest performers on Music Time in Africa on VOA's Africa 54 were Jomion and the Uklos.
Thu Mar 20, 2014
The new 12-sided A 1 coin and other funny money from around the world
The new quid might take a bit of getting used to, but it's positively plain compared to some money used around the world Our A 1 coin is being scrapped in favour of a 12-sided version in a bid to combat counterfeits.
Wed Mar 19, 2014
Kim Il Sung's Exploits Praised by Beninese
Hessou Kohovi, chairman of the Benin National Committee for the Study of the Juche Idea who is also chairman of the Benin-Korea Amicable Association "Long Live Kim Jong Il, Supreme Leader", made a speech at the inaugural ceremony of the Beninese national preparatory committee for celebrating the 102nd birth anniversary of Kim Il Sung on March 11.
Tue Mar 18, 2014
Boost for Ghana's 2014 World Cup backroom staff, Benin snubs Milovan Rajevac
Ghana's hopes of getting their ex-manager Milovan Rajevac to work as part of their backroom staff for the 2014 World Cup has been massively boosted after the Serbian was snubbed by Benin.
Mon Mar 17, 2014
Aspect To Highlight Key Technology Advantages For African Oil Trading ...
No stranger to success in Africa, leading E-CTRM Vendor Aspect Enterprise Solutions prepares to once again sponsor ARA Week, the regions key annual gathering of oil industry professionals.