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  1. Greek vote campaign begins amid grinding cash crisisRead the original story

    Jul 2, 2015 | Ohio.com

    ... have already expired, negotiations can resume and I imagine be quickly concluded," he said during a visit to Cotonou, Benin. "We are in something of an unknown. It's up to the Greeks to respond." Until then, the country remains in limbo, with banks ...

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  2. .com | France's Hollande says Benin a 'benchmark' in democracyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | News24

    French President Francois Hollande on Thursday hailed Benin as a "benchmark" in democracy, as he kicked off a whistlestop African tour that will also take him to Angola and Cameroon. The French leader was speaking alongside his Beninese counterpart , who has pledged to respect the constitution and not seek a third term next year, in stark contrast to other heads of state on the continent who have struggled to let go of power.

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  3. Carter Announces Personnel ChangesRead the original story

    Jul 2, 2015 | Official Wire News

    ... makes our military the greatest on earth." Acting Assistant Secretary for Consular Affairs Michele T. Bond will visit Benin, Gabon, and Guinea, July 711.She will visit the U.S. Embassy in Cotonou, Benin, July 79, and meet with the Director of ...

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  4. Greece's finances have deteriorated, needs extra $50b euros, says IMFRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | The Toronto Star

    ... expired, negotiations can resume and I imagine be quickly concluded,” he said during a visit to Cotonou, Benin. “We are in something of an unknown. It's up to the Greeks to respond.” Greeks are now restricted to a daily ...

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  5. African leaders must respect constitutions or face turmoil - HollandeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... rules are not respected, are not shared, then there are risks and there are consequences," Hollande told reporters in Benin at the start of a two-day African visit. Congo Republic's President Denis Sassou Nguesso, 71, has not yet said if he plans to ...

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  6. Leaders try to sway Greek votes ahead of crucial referendumRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | CTV

    ... have already expired, negotiations can resume and I imagine be quickly concluded," he said during a visit to Cotonou, Benin. "We are in something of an unknown. It's up to the Greeks to respond." Crowds of elderly Greeks, some struggling with ...

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  7. French president starts 2-day visit to AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | KBMT

    French President Francois Hollande will visit Benin , Angola and Came... . French President Francois Hollande, center right, greets people as he arrives in the early hours of the morning at Cotonou airport in Cotonou, Benin, Thursday, July 2, 2015.

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  8. Hollande warns entering 'unknown' territory if Greece votes 'No'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | The Daily Star

    French President Francois Hollande delivers a speech to parliamentarians and institutions' representatives in Cotonou on July 2, 2015. Hollande is on two-day African tour to Benin, Angola and Cameroon.

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  9. (Greece crisis) Battle to tick the right boxes begins (Business) (35...Read the original story

    Jul 2, 2015 | The Standard

    ... have already expired, negotiations can resume and I imagine be quickly concluded,'' he said during a visit to Cotonou, Benin. "We are in something of an unknown. It's up to the Greeks to respond.'' The question on Sunday's ballot is whether they ...

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  10. Greek Referendum Campaign Begins Amid Grinding Cash CrisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | Switched

    ... have already expired, negotiations can resume and I imagine be quickly concluded," he said during a visit to Cotonou, Benin. "We are in something of an unknown. It's up to the Greeks to respond." Crowds of elderly Greeks, some struggling with ...

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  11. Buhari inaugurates NEC, challenges govs to pay outstanding workers' salariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | Vanguard

    ... against Boko Haram. According to him, Nigeria is collaborating with the Chad, Niger, Cameroun and the Republic of Benin under the Lake Chad Basin Commission to consolidate cross-border and international efforts at eradicating insurgency. He said ...

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  12. Africa: The ACP At 40 - Repositioning As a Global PlayerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    ... to its principal market, the ACP faces the conclusion of the 20-year Agreement signed in Cotonou, the Republic of Benin, in 2020. A soul-searching and vigorous process to be repositioned as a global player defending, protecting and promoting an ...

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  13. Nigeria: Missed Digital Switchover DeadlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    ... likely to shut Nigeria out of its broadcasting radar because our neighbours - Chad, Niger, Cameroon and Republic of Benin - have also not met the deadline so the issue of interference would not arise. Apart from increasing the number of programmes, ...

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  14. Benin smartphone app brings museums into homesRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2015 | Art Daily

    A man holds a new smartphone application that allows people to view pictures and works of art at the Zinsou Foundation for modern art in Ouidah, on June 11, 2015. Admiring paintings or photographs by Africa's greatest contemporary artists is a luxury in Benin, where museums are scarce and most people lack money to travel farther afield.

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  15. Muianga replaces Chissano as Mozambique coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | Umukino

    ... to walk away with three points. It was their first away win in the AFCON qualifiers dating back to the 1-0 win over Benin in the 2012 AFCON qualifying Group H campaign in Cotonou on October 9, 2011. Chissano was fired hours after the loss to the ...

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  16. .com | Benin's president names new PMRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | News24

    Benin's President Thomas Boni Yayi named Franco-Beninois economist and former investment banker Lionel Zinsou as prime minister of a new government announced on Thursday, in a bid to boost the West African nation's economic prospects. Zinsou was a managing partner at French bank Rothschild & Cie before leaving to join Paris-based private equity firm PAI Partners in 2008.

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  17. Benin's president names former investment banker as prime ministerRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2015 | Reuters

    Benin's President Thomas Boni Yayi named Franco-Beninois economist and former investment banker Lionel Zinsou as prime minister of a new government announced on Thursday, in a bid to boost the West African nation's economic prospects. Zinsou was a managing partner at French bank Rothschild & Cie before leaving to join Paris-based private equity firm PAI Partners in 2008.

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  18. Amavubi off to a bright start in Afcon 2017 qualifiersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | Umupira

    ... Mauritius. The vital away victory endedAmavubi's a four-year jinx in a competitive game dating back to a 1-0 win over Benin in the 2012 AFCON qualifying Group H campaign in Cotonou on October 9, 2011.

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  19. Nigeria: Boko Haram - Buhari Orders Release of N4.1 Billion to MNJTFRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    ... in a week. He said the order was in response to a decision by the leaders of the Lake Chad Basin Commission (LCBC) and Benin in Abuja to immediately fund the MNJTF with not less than $30 million. "The member countries of Lake Chad Basin Commission ...

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  20. Buhari orders release of $21m to MNJTF on Boko HaramRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2015 | Vanguard

    ... in a week. He said the order was in response to a decision by the leaders of the Lake Chad Basin Commission (LCBC) and Benin in Abuja to immediately fund the MNJTF with not less than $30 million. "The member countries of Lake Chad Basin Commission ...

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