It was the first such assault against security forces in Benin which borders three West African countries battling a growing jihadist insurgency.
Former prime minister Lionel Zinsou, who lives in France, was found guilty of using false documents
When polls open at 7:00am (0600 GMT), voters in the small West African state will select their 83 members of parliament from two parties both allied to...
Ajavon was arrested in October 2016 after the discovery of about 18 kilograms of cocaine
The figure constitutes a whopping 1500 percent increase from the 15 million CFA francs in the 2016 election.
The 59-year-old president returned to Benin on Sunda
It seems no amount of bad press can dent the Very Holy Church's soaring popularity
Nigeria, an economic behemoth of 190 million people, gobbles up "99 percent of car exports" in Benin, according to Gouton.
The disease, which affects the skin and nerves, is spread by close contact between people, particularly those living in poverty.
The internal communication, which was leaked and published by several news organisations, ordered enhanced security and vigilance, particularly in border...
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