Focus on BENIN

  
tips on searching

Search AfricaFocus plus Partner Sites

 

 


Visit AfricaFocus Bookshop US | UK

AfricaFocus Bulletin

Country-focused Bulletins

Apr 9, 2006  Benin: Democratic Succession
    "The constitution favors the change of power and the change of heads of state. These fundamental prescriptions of our constitution of 11 December 1990 must resist all opportunistic revisionism, short-term interests and subjectivism." - Outgoing Benin President Mathieu Kerekou, who turned over the presidency on April 6 to his elected successor Yayi Boni, a strong critic of Kerekou's record.

Recent Bulletins on Continent-Wide Issues

June 22, 2015  Africa: AIDS Struggle Continues
February 18, 2015  Africa: Privatizing Land and Seeds
December 8, 2014  Africa: Reflections from an Elder Statesman
November 19, 2014  Africa: Past Time for Bandaids
October 7, 2014  Africa: Ebola Perspectives
September 22, 2014  Africa: Climate Action & Economic Growth

AfricaFocus Bulletin Archive
     by date | by place | by topic

Country Information & Links
Search country websites
sites in Benin
News (allafrica) Jul 03, 2015
Orange Announces the Connection of Benin and the Canary Islands to the Ace Submarine Cable
Hollande Praises France-Friendly Benin On Whistle-Stop Africa Tour
Porto Novo - a City Taking Action Against Climate Change
Additional Funds to Improve Watershed Infrastructure and Prepare Crisis Management Plans
Additional country-specific links
  Profile (BBC) | Timeline (BBC)
  Economic data (World Bank)
  Maps (Reliefweb) | Flags (FOTW)
  On-Line Travel Guide (Lonely Planet)
  Government sites (Benin)
  Internet guide (Stanford)
  Internet guide (Pennsylvania)