Gambia Aim to Succeed Against Benin to Boost Afon Qualification Chances

[The Point] The Gambian national team are ambitious to succeed against Benin to increase their chances of qualifying for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations to be hosted in Cameroon.

[The Point] The Gambian national team are ambitious to succeed against Benin to increase their chances of qualifying for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations to be hosted in Cameroon.

source: AllAfrica News: Benin

Waiting for a Fibre Upgrade and Price Drops Before Its Users Make the Big Move to Digital Services

[Balancing Act] London -With certain notable exceptions (Cote d’Ivoire and Senegal), Francophone countries in Sub-Saharan Africa have been slow to move to greater data use. The legacy of monopoly state-owned telcos has acted as a brake on this transiti…

[Balancing Act] London -With certain notable exceptions (Cote d'Ivoire and Senegal), Francophone countries in Sub-Saharan Africa have been slow to move to greater data use. The legacy of monopoly state-owned telcos has acted as a brake on this transition. Russell Southwood spoke to Robert Aoud, Founder and CEO, Isocel Telecom about the upgrades he has planned.

source: AllAfrica News: Benin

Men and Women Farmers Respond Differently to Climate Change

[The Conversation Africa] As climate change brings with it increased extreme weather events, one of the pressing issues for Africa’s farmers will be how to address these challenges. One dimension to be factored in is that men and women farmers are resp…

[The Conversation Africa] As climate change brings with it increased extreme weather events, one of the pressing issues for Africa's farmers will be how to address these challenges. One dimension to be factored in is that men and women farmers are responding to the pressures differently. The Conversation Africa's Samantha Spooner asked Grace Villamor about her research on gender-specific responses by farmers in Benin.

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Benin Sees China As Leading Foreign Trade Partner During Fourth Quarter 2016

[Focac] Cotonou -China ranks as ninth importer and fourth exporter country of Benin during the fourth quarter 2016, the National Institute of Statistics and Economic Analysis (INSAE) said in its quarterly review issued on Sunday.

[Focac] Cotonou -China ranks as ninth importer and fourth exporter country of Benin during the fourth quarter 2016, the National Institute of Statistics and Economic Analysis (INSAE) said in its quarterly review issued on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Benin

Government Launch The ‘Revealing Benin’ Programme

[Govt of Benin] President Patrice Talon and his government unveiled last Friday their Programme of Action 2016-2021. Based on wide-ranging structural reforms and the investment of 9.039  trillion FCFA (13.78 billion Euros), this Programme, entitled “Revealing Benin”, aims to restart the country’s development. The President of the Republic of Benin, in  front of 850 representatives of the highest state institutions, members of civil society, diplomats, constitutional bodies and investors, said h

[Govt of Benin] President Patrice Talon and his government unveiled last Friday their Programme of Action 2016-2021. Based on wide-ranging structural reforms and the investment of 9.039  trillion FCFA (13.78 billion Euros), this Programme, entitled "Revealing Benin", aims to restart the country's development. The President of the Republic of Benin, in  front of 850 representatives of the highest state institutions, members of civil society, diplomats, constitutional bodies and investors, said h

source: AllAfrica News: Benin

Mrs Talon Visits Imbuto Projects in Eastern Province

[New Times] First Lady Mrs Jeannette Kagame and her counterpart from Benin, Mrs Claudine Talon, yesterday, visited Imbuto projects and other development programmes in the Eastern Province.

[New Times] First Lady Mrs Jeannette Kagame and her counterpart from Benin, Mrs Claudine Talon, yesterday, visited Imbuto projects and other development programmes in the Eastern Province.

source: AllAfrica News: Benin