Benin - : Africa and Maghreb's news - The panafrican daily newspaper, Africa's portal offers a daily online newspaper with information on what is going on in the world, culture, economics, sport, societies of 56 african countries. en : Africa news, Maghreb news - The african daily newspaper Three people arrested for attempting to poison Benin president Yayi Tue, 23 Oct 2012 16:21:54 +0200 Ojong Debra Benin: Flood victims get swift international response Tue, 02 Nov 2010 22:43:33 +0100 The World Food Program (WFP) and aid groups CARE and Caritas have moved to distribute food to thousands of homeless affected by flooding in the West African country of Benin, where more than 680,000 people have been affected. Desmond North Three African Vignettes: Nigeria, Benin, Rwanda Wed, 15 Sep 2010 18:51:12 +0200 The following three “vignettes” are based on private journal entries written in Nigeria, Benin, and Rwanda between 1999 and 2004. They highlight the everyday magic found in a brief personal encounter, the link between the ancestral and the present in the shadow of historical trauma, and the enduring hope found in African football. Chi Mgbako MF Executive Board Approves US$109 Million ECF for Benin Thu, 17 Jun 2010 02:04:44 +0200 The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) today approved a new three-year arrangement under the Extended Credit Facility (ECF) for a total amount equivalent to SDR 74.28 million (about US$109 million). The approval will enable the first disbursement of an amount equivalent to SDR 10.62 million (about US$15.6 million). CAN 2010: Egypt make it three out of three Wed, 20 Jan 2010 20:19:27 +0100 A 2-0 victory for Egypt over Benin makes them the only team to win all games. Nicholas Mc Anally CAN 2010: The Super Eagles spread their wings Sat, 16 Jan 2010 20:40:12 +0100 Nigeria struggled to beat a surprisingly offensive Benin, led by a wonderful Stéphane Sessègnon. The Super Eagles are still in the race for the quarters. Nicholas Mc Anally New Permanent Representative of Benin Presents Credentials to UN Secretary-General Fri, 08 Jan 2010 17:55:57 +0100 Jean-Francis Régis Zinsou, the new Permanent Representative of Benin to the United Nations, today presented his credentials to UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon. West Africa: A common visa for UEMOA states Fri, 27 Nov 2009 15:31:22 +0100 The West African Economic and Monetary Union (UEMOA) has moved a step closer to establishing a common visa that will allow free movement within its eight member states. Capucine Dayen Globalization: Learning English for sex in Nigeria... Wed, 06 May 2009 11:22:36 +0200 Many young people in French-speaking Benin are learning English to adapt to globalization, but some young women have another goal: to enter the thriving sex industry in neighbouring Nigeria, where the market is considered more lucrative. our partner IRIN President Boni Yayi criticises IMF unfairness towards Africa Thu, 30 Oct 2008 00:07:58 +0100 According to him, the conditionalities of the IMF were often sanctioned by the quasi-abandonment of Military colonel openly threatens to kill journalist Thu, 11 Sep 2008 13:21:30 +0200 In a telephone interview with the Media Foundation for West Africa (MFWA) correspondent, Houngbo said that was the third time the City sinks as gov't officials fight Thu, 04 Sep 2008 17:46:07 +0200 Hundreds of damaged homes as well as businesses including hotels and farm lands is the unfortunate scene in Cotonou, the capital of the west African country of Benin. Large areas of the city is under the threat of being swallowed up ... Theophilus O'Donkor, Konye Obaji Ori Africa Rice Center (WARDA) through the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture(IITA) Wed, 30 Apr 2008 16:04:00 +0200 <p class="spip">The Africa Rice Center (WARDA) is helping its member states manage the rice crisis through a combination of short-term actions reinforced by medium- to long-term strategies supporting their domestic rice sectors.</p> <p class="spip">"The rice crisis is not really a surprise for WARDA and our member states," said WARDA Director General Dr Papa Abdoulaye Seck. "The Center had not only foreseen the crisis, but also taken concrete actions to help its member states manage it."</p> Dubai World to invest and Partner with Republic of Benin in major tourism plan Fri, 18 Apr 2008 12:43:41 +0200 CAF Matches: Ghana, Ivory Coast, Gambia, Benin... Mon, 03 Mar 2008 15:16:44 +0100 Panapress