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  • 00:44 Nigeria's Kingdom Of Benin Gets New Monarch

    Nigeria's Kingdom Of Benin Gets New Monarch

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    Nigeria's Kingdom of Benin has a new monarch. Prince Eheneden Erediawu was crowned in a colorful ceremony on Thursday. His new name as Oba or King of Benin is Ewuare the Second. He's been crowned by a council of elders. That was a private ceremony. But th

  • 02:36 Benin Set For Presidential Run-off Vote

    Benin Set For Presidential Run-off Vote

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    Provisional results from Benin's presidential election suggest that no candidate has won an outright majority. The country's electoral commission revealed that the current Prime minister Lionel Zinsou will face businessman Patrice Talon in a second-round.

  • 01:56 Benin Elections: Voting Underway As Country Ushers In New Administration

    Benin Elections: Voting Underway As Country Ushers In New Administration

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    Voting in Benin's presidential election has got underway. 33 candidates are vying to replace the outgoing president Thomas Boni Yayi. He's standing down after serving his maximum 2-terms in office. More than four-and-a-half million voters registered for t

  • 02:35 Mali, Benin, Burkina Faso Unite To Fight Extremism In West Africa

    Mali, Benin, Burkina Faso Unite To Fight Extremism In West Africa

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    Mali and Burkina Faso will from now on have joint patrols along thier shared border, this as Benin's president vowed to work with Burkina Faso to fight islamic extremism. These developlements come as security operations at the Splendid Hotel in Ouagadougo

  • 01:40 Nigeria's Buhari Visits Ghana To Discuss Regional Security

    Nigeria's Buhari Visits Ghana To Discuss Regional Security

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    Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari travels to Accra to discuss regional security with his Ghanaian counterpart, John Dramani Mahama. Buhari, a former military head of state, has previously visited neighbouring Cameroon, Chad, Niger and Benin as part of h