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

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Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

People who are on the border ... many choose instead to remain in the vehicles transporting them into Nigeria or Benin Republic. In a few cases, the drivers collect the travel permit of their travellers, approach the immigration office with some monetary ...

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

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Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Dame Julie Okah-Danli visited him at his palace in Benin City. He called on the state and federal governments to fight corruption, provide jobs, improve the economy and make life meaningful for the people in order to discourage them from embarking on ...

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

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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 ... them on the effects of their actions on the helpless young people. “Many of the young people that have left may never come ...

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

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Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

“To date, only 30 per cent of the people of Benin have access to electricity, which is why the project is of great importance to increase national prosperity and to support the country’s growing economy,” he added.

News Benin » People: We have no land to cede to Ijaw, Benin leaders insist

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Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

He called on the Benin people to defend their land and territories and ensure that the Ijaw do not invade the Oba Palace as they had earlier threatened. “The Ijaw also gave the government and the Oba a 21-day ultimatum to apologise for not recognising ...

News Benin » People: Armed Robber Who Makes His Snake Swallows All His Loots Finally Arrested In Benin (Photo)

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Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

Here’s what he wrote; This Hausa man was found stealing people’s phones and money at new Benin market today. It was said that the snake swallowed all what he stole at that moment before people started beating him to make the snake vomit the items.

News Benin » People: Benin Government Organizes Census on Poverty

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Publication date: Saturday 10 February 2018

Porto Novo, Feb 9 (Prensa Latina) The Government of Benin announced today that it will conduct a census to identify the number of poor people in the country and their situation and characteristics, in order to channel the aid of social programs.

News Benin » People: A Walk Around a Nightlife Graveyard with Benin City

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Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

Not Benin City. Idehen and Dorsett took me – a former editor ... “I used to perform here when I first started, like a lot of people did,” Dorsett says, as we peer at what was once the Vibe Bar, which closed in 2014. It is now home to Interxion ...

News Benin » People: Policemen abandon checkpoints in Benin

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Publication date: Wednesday 07 February 2018

Policemen attached to various Division in Benin City and environs including traffic wardens ... “The gunmen came in commando style and started shooting sporadically to scare away people and afterwards attacked the victim (Osazuwa).

News Benin » People: Lassa Fever Kills 11 People In Edo State, Many Still Hospitalized

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Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

The State Commissioner for Health, Dr. David Osifo, who disclosed this at a press briefing to announce a successful stem cell transplant carried out by a private hospital, Celltek Healthcare Medical Centre, in Benin ... a lot of people were not aware ...