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The ancestral king of Dahomey, Dah Agoli Agbo, pictured in ceremonial regalia in 2004.  By PIUS UTOMI EKPEI (AFP)

Benin buries ancestral king of Dahomey

Tuesday, July 3, 2018

Benin has buried Dah Dedjalagni Agoli-Agbo, monarch of the former militaristic kingdom of Dahomey, after he returned to ...

Friday, June 29, 2018

Benin's Constitutional Court has banned the right to strike by workers in the country's defence, security, justice and h ...

Sunday, May 27, 2018

In a wooden canoe on the waters of the Mono River in southwest Benin, a strange cone-shaped effigy in purple raffia and ...

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Benin opposition politician Sebastien Ajavon on Wednesday took the country's government to court, demanding nearly $990 ...

Saturday, April 7, 2018

The leaders of Benin and Niger have given their backing to Chinese involvement in a controversial major rail infrastruct ...

Thursday, March 22, 2018

Benin's President Patrice Talon has asked local firm Petrolin and French giant Bollore to withdraw from a major rail i ...

Wednesday, March 14, 2018

The Benin government on Wednesday suspended the country's official pharmacy body for six months and banned a key drugs s ...

Tuesday, March 13, 2018

A court in Benin on Tuesday jailed seven local pharmaceutical executives for four years on charges of selling illicit me ...

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

The sleepy town of Bohicon in southern-central Benin roars into life during the cotton harvest between January and March ...

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Nine people appeared in a Benin court Wednesday on charges of selling fake drugs at the start of a landmark trial in a r ...

Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Benin's vast Pendjari National Park, one of West Africa's last remaining wildlife refuges, will receive $23.5 million (1 ...

Sunday, January 28, 2018

Jean-Marc Froment leant against a railing at the lodge in Pendjari National Park in Benin's far north, and spotted about ...

Monday, December 4, 2017

French President Emmanuel Macron made a surprise announcement during his recent African tour, saying in Burkina Faso's c ...

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

South African mobile phone giant MTN is in talks with Benin's telecoms regulator after its subsidiary was slapped with a ...

Saturday, November 4, 2017

Benin's government and health sector unions have reached an agreement to end a crippling two-month strike that saw treat ...

Monday, October 23, 2017

Wealthy Benin businessman and failed presidential candidate Sebastien Ajavon is under investigation over an allegedly fr ...

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Abidjan, C ocirc;te d rsquo;Ivoire, 11 October 2017 - The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank Group (A ...

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