Cotonou


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chief port of Benin on the Bight of Benin

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Your hotel is regarded as being the most preferred by prominent and distinguished tourists visiting Cotonou from African countries.
Major organization : AEROPORT INTERNATIONAL CARDINAL BERNARDIN GANTIN DE COTONOU CADJEHOUN
Benin City of Cotonou, scheduled for March 22-31, 2017.
Aware that helping the nation's young filmmakers could advance mission goals, Embassy Cotonou developed a film outreach program to engage the public on such sensitive issues as combatting violent extremism and child trafficking, and addressing climate change and disabled persons' rights.
The Cotonou agreement offers a framework for the EU's cooperation relations for the economic, social and cultural development of the African, Caribbean and Pacific States (ACP).
El Otmani s'entretient a Cotonou avec son homologue beninois
Since its creation, South Sudan, backed by the EU and the United States, intended to sign the Cotonou Agreement with the EU, which would make it eligible for European Development Fund (EDF) resources.
Gbenameto, speaking at a news conference Sunday in Cotonou, the capital, said an army commander and a businessman were arrested for planning "to block the head of state from returning to Cotonou" and to institute a military regime, AP reported.
Starbow Airlines launches flight to Benin five times weekly Starbow Airlines on Friday officially launched its regional flights to Cotonou, Benin at a ceremony at the Cotonou Airport.
Police records in the Port of Cotonou show that the first attack in the pirate offensive was recorded on 24th December 2010, when the Italian-flagged chemical/ oil tanker Valle di Cordoba was seized by 15 armed pirates 60 nautical miles southwest of Lagos.
Summary: The talks in the Benin port of Cotonou were called after neither of the two front-runners for the AU commission chairman post - former South African foreign minister Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma and incumbent Jean Ping of Gabon - managed to secure an outright majority during a voting contest in January.
Methamphetamine has been seized in Belgium, Japan, Malaysia, Thailand and Vietnam from couriers and in air cargo originating in Cotonou.
Vingt-cinq chefs d'Etat africains etaient attendus hier samedi a Cotonou pour parler de la securite dans la region du Sahel oE un regain de violences au Nord du Mali a provoque la pire crise humanitaire depuis 20 ans.
The Cotonou Agreement is a treaty between the European Union and the African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) group of states, signed in 2000 in Cotonou, the largest city in Benin.