Hollande Praises France-Friendly Benin On Whistle-Stop Africa Tour
[RFI] French President Fran├žois Hollande arrived in Benin at half-past midnight on Wednesday to start a whistle-stop tour that will also take him to Angola and Cameroon. In a message to other African leaders, notably Burundi's Pierre Nkurunziza, he praised Benin's President Thomas Boni Yaya for hs recent announcement that he would not be seeking a third term in office.
Orange Announces the Connection of Benin and the Canary Islands to the Ace Submarine Cable
[CIO] Orange, together with the other members of the ACE consortium, have announced the launch of the Africa Coast to Europe (ACE) cable in Cotonou, Benin and Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain.
Porto Novo - a City Taking Action Against Climate Change
[The Conversation Africa] Porto Novo in Benin, Rouen in France and Da Nang in Vietnam are taking steps to mitigate the harsh effects of climate change, which will hit them hard if they don't.