Tags : Benin Republic

Benin Republic To Consider Igboho’s Asylum Request Next Week

The request for asylum made by Yoruba nation activist, Sunday Adeyemo, a.k.a Sunday Igboho, may be considered by authorities of the Republic of Benin next week. This was disclosed by one of the Lawyers, Olasupo Ojo, who said, though there was no official statement from the Government of Benin Republic on the asylum request, the […]

One Person Killed, Three Others Wounded In Benin Republic Protests

One person was killed and at least three others were wounded by gunfire after troops in Benin Republic cleared protesters in a flashpoint city three days before President Patrice Talon seeks re-election. Protests have erupted in the West African country’s opposition bastions ahead of Sunday’s vote, which critics say is skewed in Talon’s favour after […]