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Benin , Wednesday 21 February 2018

News Benin: Bribery, extortion, smuggling at Nigeria-Benin Republic border (Part 1)

News channel or source: https://ynaija.com/bribery-extortion-smuggling-nigeria-benin-republic-border-part-1/
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

For six days in January 2018, Gbenga Odunsi, an investigative journalist went undercover– first as a traveller; later as a trader; and finally as a resident – to document the illegal activities of the security team posted at the Nigeria-Benin Republic ...

News Benin: Enyimba To Face Benin’s Energie FC In CAF Confed Cup

News channel or source: https://www.completesportsnigeria.com/enyimba-face-benins-energie-fc-caf-confed-cup/
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Energie FC won the first leg 1-0 and scored a late equaliser in the reverse fixture in Conakry on Tuesday to earn 1-1 draw against their hosts. The Beninoise will now hope to create another upset when they face two-time African champions Enyimba next month.

News Benin: Benin suspends local paper for insulting president

News channel or source: https://cpj.org/2018/02/benin-suspends-local-paper-for-insulting-president.php
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Benin's media regulator, the High Authority for Broadcasting and Communication (HAAC), ordered the privately owned daily L'Audace Info on February 8, 2018 to suspend indefinitely its print and online editions after it allegedly insulted the president, the ...

News Benin: Benin Republic pulls out of WAFU Women’s Cup

News channel or source: https://www.ghanaweb.com/GhanaHomePage/SportsArchive/Benin-Republic-pulls-out-of-WAFU-Women-s-Cup-626685
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

Benin Republic has pulled out their women' national team from the ongoing maiden WAFU Women’s Nations Cup. Benin were scheduled to square off against the Super Falcons of Nigeria on Thursday but has now been replaced with Mali in the group B of the ...

News Benin: MAN Diesel and BWSC to build gas-fired plant in Benin

News channel or source: http://www.powerengineeringint.com/articles/2018/02/man-and-bwsc-to-build-gas-fired-plant-in-benin.html
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

A consortium featuring MAN Diesel & Turbo and Burmeister & Wain Scandinavian Contractor (BWSC) has won a contract to build a 127 MW gas-fired power plant in Benin. The Maria Gleta plant, which will be located near the major port city of Cotonou, will use ...

News Benin: Corruption must be tackled to fight human trafficking —Oba of Benin

News channel or source: https://www.vanguardngr.com/2018/02/corruption-must-tackled-fight-human-trafficking-oba-benin/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

BENIN—OBA of Benin, Omo N’Oba Ewuare II, has said that unless the issue of corruption was tackled with all the serious it deserved and the economy improved, it will be difficult to fight human trafficking in the country. •Oba Ewuare II of ...

News Benin: Police dole out N16.3m to families of slain policemen in Benin City

News channel or source: https://www.today.ng/news/nigeria/83701/police-dole-n16-families-slain-policemen-benin-city
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

The Assistant Inspector-General of Police, Zone 5 headquarters, Benin City, Mr Rasheed Akintunde, has presented cheques valued at over N16.3 million to 14 beneficiaries /next of kin of officers who died in the line of duty in Bayelsa, Delta and Edo states ...

News Benin: Human trafficking: NAPTIP tells Oba of Benin what to do to Juju priests

News channel or source: http://dailypost.ng/2018/02/19/human-trafficking-naptip-tells-oba-benin-juju-priests/
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons, NAPTIP, has pleaded with the Oba of Benin, Oba Ewuare II, to prevail on Juju priests in the kingdom to stop administering oaths on victims of human trafficking. Okah-Donli had earlier ...

News Benin: Travellers panic as criminals take over Benin-Sagamu Expressway

News channel or source: http://punchng.com/travellers-panic-as-criminals-take-over-benin-sagamu-expressway/
Publication date: Saturday 10 February 2018

Motorists and commuters plying the Benin-Sagamu Expressway have expressed concern over the safety of their lives and property. They told SUNDAY PUNCH on Friday that the highway, particularly the bad spots near Ore and Ofosu/Ohosu towns, had become the den ...

News Benin: Ebuka Hits The Internet With Another Dress Fashion, This Time as a Benin Royal

News channel or source: http://www.informationng.com/2018/02/ebuka-hits-internet-another-dress-fashion-time-benin-royal.html
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

When it comes to dressing just leave it for him,, The Big Brother Naija Host channeled his inner Benin Royalty for the premiere of Black Panther, at the Film House.. And just incase You didn’t know Ebuka issa Benin Man, Born and Brought up, His Edo name ...