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The IPC have sent their “sincere condolences to his family and friends.” Benin made their Paralympic debut at the 2000 Games and have competed at every Summer Paralympic Games since but have failed to win a single medal in that tine. Benin have never sent athletes to the Winter Paralympic Games.
Despite an official campaign against endemic corruption, Paraguay remains 135th out of 180 countries on the 2017 corruption index of Transparency ... Benin's Minister of State for Planning and Development Abdoulaye Bio Tchane said that in order to fight corruption and hold all corrupt accountable, laws ...

Adechi was a Para athlete between 1997 and 2009, competing in national and regional levels and travelling to various African countries. Three years later, he took part in an athletics Technical Officials Learning Programme in Dakar, Senegal. In 2013, he was named BPC Deputy Secretary General and, ...
Life of Head of the Syrian regime Bashar al-Assad will be threatened if Iran is allowed to wage a war against Israel from Syria, a minister close to .... Benin's Minister of State for Planning and Development Abdoulaye Bio Tchane said that in order to fight corruption and hold all corrupt accountable, laws and ...
Alexander Okere, Benin. A yet-to-be identified armed officials of the Nigeria Prisons Service have brutalised a motorist for alleged reckless driving which resulted in an auto crash in the Oredo Local ... But the woman's plea did not pacify the prison official, who was heard saying that he forbade begging.
BENIN—EDO State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has alleged that the farm land belonging to the Benin Owena River Basin Authority, ... at Obayantor, Sapele Road axis of Benin City was in the early hours yesterday invaded by thugs allegedly mobilised by a top state government official.

Noting that Nigeria was on the way towards self-sufficiency in rice production by 2020, the minister, nevertheless, expressed concern that foreign rice producing nations, aided by Benin, were undermining the plans of the Federal Government. Mohammed said: "The agricultural revolution in general and the ...
As part of effort to curb human trafficking in the state, the Benin monarch, Oba Ewuare II, was said to have invited junior and senior priests and priestesses, native doctors, traditional religious groups, all Benin chiefs and dukes, village heads, market women leaders, directors and officials of NAPTIP, among ...
Similarly, officials of National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons, NAPTIP, are also invited. ... According to the Minister, the Benin MRC would complement the centres in Lagos and Abuja as an authentic one-stop shop where potential and returnee migrants would access relevant migration ...
6 March 2018, Benin - Climate change has negative impacts on food security and livelihoods in Benin, where 70 percent of the population, especially in ... adverse effects of climate change and climate variability,” said Mr. Abdoulaye Bio Tchane, Senior Minister in Charge of Planning and Development.
The Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr. Chris Ngige says Nigeria is finding it tough to tackle migration issues. The Minister who said this while speaking at the handing over of equipment and launching of the Migration Resource Centre (MRC) in Benin City, Edo State on Monday, assured that the ...
Minister of State for Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika, yesterday said the Federal Government had approved the upgrade of the Benin Airport to ... Abia State Governor, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu, represented by his deputy, Ude Oko at the event, lauded Senator Ohuabunwa for attracting the project to the zone. Ikpeazu ...
“The effort this administration has made since assuming office is gradually paying off with the assurance coming from the Minister that in a couple of months, work will commence in Benin Airport to upgrade it to international standard,” Obaseki said. He added, “This administration is working hard to transform ...
Anti-trafficking authorities have seized 513 kilograms (1,131 pounds) of pangolin scales at Cotonou airport in the West African country of Benin, the Beninese ... The ZSL said the March bust in Benin was likely the most significant confiscation of wildlife products ever by the country's law enforcement officials.
Now modern-day Benin, the seat of the former Dahomey kingdom, may have the best chance to date of getting them back, as French President Emmanuel ... daughter of Benin's former prime minister and president of the Zinsou Foundation, an organization in the main city, Cotonou, that promotes African art.
LAGOS, Nigeria — Health authorities say a Lassa fever outbreak in Nigeria has reached a record high and there are suspected cases in neighboring Benin as well. Nigeria has reported 317 confirmed cases in two months, more than the total for all of last year. The World Health Organization says there are ...
... are safe and the ship has resumed sailing, officials added. "I am happy to inform that Merchant Ship Marine Express with 22 Indian nationals on board has been released," Swaraj tweeted. The external affairs minister thanked the government of Nigeria and Benin for their help and support in the matter.

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Didier Reynders and Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Development Cooperation Alexander De Croo announce the opening of 4 new Belgian embassies in Africa. The existing diplomatic bureaus in Cotonou (Benin), Conakry (Guinea), Bamako ...
The application was also challenging the judge's order to invite officials of the Lands Commission to evaluate Mr. Woyome's properties in a garnishee proceeding – a .... He thus, prayed the court to set aside Justice Benin's orders which allowed for evaluation and rather focus on the oral examination.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is heading off to Alberta's capital city today, where he will hold a town hall-styled Q&A and attend an event for the Liberal Party's top fundraisers. Mr. Trudeau's first stop in Edmonton, though, will be the Mill Woods Seniors Association at 11:45 a.m. (Mountain time). It will be ...
During her visit to Senegal and Benin, which coincides with International Development Week, the Minister will meet with woman leaders, development partners and government officials, as well as representatives of La Francophonie institutions, to discuss issues of mutual concern, including efforts to ...
More recently it has been down to Home Office officials considering Croydon “to have no particular identity of its own”, which seems a particularly aggressive ... Admittedly, it is already somewhat confusing that metropolitan Greater London, not officially a city, should contain two such official cities within it ...
SEATTLE — Sustainable agriculture in Benin has become increasingly challenging for many of the country's farmers. Northern Benin ... In August 2017, Chinese farming experts began a 10-year training program for Benin's farmers, gardeners, poultry producers and technical supervision officials. Wang Rui ...
It is laughable for the dying Edo PDP, perhaps bereft of quality ideas to resort to bogus claims and lies that the Governor of Edo State, Mr Godwin Obaseki, has travelled to 72 countries in one year.But how possible is that by the way? The ailing party also tried to question the status of the ongoing Benin ...
The Edo State House of Assembly has recalled its suspended former Deputy Speaker, Elizabeth Ativie (APC, Uhumwode). Ativie was suspended last year following her refusal to return all official vehicles attached to the office of the deputy speaker after her impeachment alongside other principal officers of ...
By Usman A. Bello, Benin | Publish Date: Jan 29 2018 2:00AM. facebook · twitter · goolge ... Oyegun spoke yesterday in Benin through his Political Aide, Soni Idahagbon. ... Oyegun said, “Fayemi is a minister in the president's cabinet and a former governor of Ekiti State; and Adebayo is also a former governor of the state.
Jean-Marc Froment leaned against a railing at the lodge in Pendjari National Park in Benin's far north and spotted about 40 elephants drinking at a large ... Froment, who is originally from Belgium, moved to Benin four months ago and has spent his working life across Africa, helping countries to protect their ...
Cooperation over the management of the Mono River can help Benin and Togo maximize economic and environmental gains, while also reducing the likelihood of ... Toure feels confident that at the next meeting, the Council of Ministers will adopt the recommendations to ensure steady Authority financing.
U-20 World Cup qualifier: S'Africa stranded in Lagos, arrive Benin ... The delegation left South Africa on Wednesday night and had arrived Lagos early Thursday but it took them over nine hours before the players and their officials could board a connecting flight to Benin from Murtala Mohammed Airport.
THE Ologbotsere (Prime Minister) of Warri Kingdom, Chief Ayirimi Emami, has lamented that the current Delta State Government, led by Governor Ifeanyi Okowa, has ... “What is happening in Ode-Itsekiri is what is also happening in Benin River, but I have a center in Benin River, which is Gbokoda. The only ...
Three persons have died in a multiple accident along the Benin-Ore road, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports. ... An official of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) who spoke to NAN confirmed the deaths and said that two of the corpses had already been evacuated to a morgue. He also said that ...
Government authorities in Benin have banned the sale of a popular milk product in the entire country. Producers of Celia milk and products ... Health officials have directed all Celia products be removed from all stores in the country till investigations are concluded. The contamination has been linked to an ...
The second stage which is the operational stage will extend over a period of 3 years renewable twice. Altogether, the port of Antwerp will manage the one of Cotonou for 9 years, the initiation phase excluded”, according to Cyr Koty, Benin's minister of infrastructures and transport. He also indicates that the ...
He said, ''252, 666 (50kg) bags of rice worth N3.79 billion were distributed to the IDPs in the Northeast and Benin in the last 22 months. ''Likewise, 82,140 25 litres of jerry cans worth over N985 million, 19,491 cartoons of soap worth N52,625,700 and other items such as bales of used clothes, cartoons of ...
On Wednesday Justice Minister Joseph Djogbenou spoke out in support of the new law saying that "the state can, in the public interest and constitutional needs, ban specific sectors from the right to strike". Benin's struggling economy is largely dependent on trade with its larger neighbour to the east, Nigeria ...
The ceremony which took place at the Best Western Hotel, Benin - City had a representative of the Senate President, Senator Bukola Saraki in the person of Senator Francis Alimikhena, the Senate Deputy Majority Whip, the Minister of Communications, Adebayo Shittu, former national women leader of the ...
The accident, according to the report re-occurred at about 1:35pm on Friday on the Abudu bridge in Orhionmwon Local Government Area of Edo State. Confirming the accident, Deputy Route Commander / Public Education Officer, FRSC, Edo Sector Command, George Oshoke Otoaviokhai, said six persons ...
“while we commend those responsible for this, they must also see to it that an end is put to the continued exploitation of Nigerians by these stations which still sell above the official price per litre. “Sincerely speaking, I do not see why they should continue to do so, especially when there has been no price ...
For alleged sharp practices, the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) in Benin City has disclosed that since the fuel scarcity began, it has sealed a total of deal 23 filling stations in Edo State. According to the DPR, three of the stations were sealed at the weekend for dispensing PMS above the official ...
Senator Heineken Lokpobiri is the Minister of State for Agriculture. During the just concluded 10th Ministerial Conference of the Fisheries Committee of the West Central Gulf of Guinea in Abuja, he told Daily Trust on Sunday that Nigeria's biggest problem was the smuggling activities along the border with ...
The government of Benin Republic on Wednesday said its rejection of Globacom-Benin's bid to renew its operational license had nothing to do with sanctions against the company either for violation of its regulations or dispute over new conditions imposed for the license. ARCEP-Benin, the Benin ...
Some of the dignitaries at the occasion included representative of Governor Godwin Obaseki, Chief Osaro Idah, the Obazulu of Benin Kingdom, Chief Osaro Idah, Minister of Communications, Chief Adebayo Shittu, former Deputy Governors of the state, Dr Pius Odubu, Rev. Peter Obadan, and Chief Lucky ...
Some of the road blocks are from Customs officials and the police, who are trying to do their normal check up to ensure that people are not travelling with ... A security official at Peace Mass Transit, Jibowu, Mr Ayodele Samuel, said that robbery was inevitable as long as transportation was concerned.
The League of Benin Professionals (LBP) has accused former governor of Edo State, Adams Oshiomhole of an alleged plot to remove the Minister of State for Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire, from office.It was gathered that the alleged plot is to avail Oshiomhole the chance to replace Ehanire as the minister from ...
Benin's Council of Ministers has tapped the Antwerp Port Authority's consulting and investment subsidiary, Port of Antwerp International (PAI), to help modernize the Port of ... After a selection procedure and negotiations, an agreement with PAI was reached by Benin to improve port operations at Cotonou.
To Yusuf such development is made in heaven, and he also believes that leaders in Benin Republic are more God fearing than their counterparts in the neighbouring country, because there is hardly anytime Benin republic officials don't visit their people at the border ,such is not the same with the Nigerian ...
To Yusuf such development is made in heaven, and he also believes that leaders in Benin Republic are more God fearing than their counterparts in the neighbouring country, because there is hardly anytime Benin republic officials don't visit their people at the border ,such is not the same with the Nigerian ...
While APR Energy, a proven power-generation provider based in Jacksonville, originally won the tender, Zimbabwe's officials opted to work with ... While Benin's President Patrice Talon did well to fire the official responsible, the cancellation of the award to APR is highly suspicious and seems quite corrupt.
BENIN—MINISTER of Works, Power and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, has promised to deal decisively with contractors handling the Benin-Abuja carriageway who fail to execute their sections of the project, saying that they had no reason to delay their contracts since they have all been paid by the ...
Canada will spend $3 million to help stamp out female genital mutilation in the west African country of Benin, but the Conservatives say the Liberal government must do more to combat the "heinous" practice here at home. International Development Minister Marie-Claude Bibeau will announce funding for ...


 

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