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chief port of Benin on the Bight of Benin

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has entered into a letter of intent with a subsidiary of a major international gas transmission and power generation company to jointly evaluate a proposed independent power project in Cotonou, Benin.
Arik Air, West and Central Africa s largest carrier, is to resume flight services to Cotonou, Benin Republic and Douala, Cameroon from Monday, January 19, 2015.
The death toll from the crash of an aircraft into the sea off Cotonou, Benin on Christmas Day has been put at 138.
The port of Cotonou, Benin is less congested than Lagos, has slightly higher margins, and is quite close to the Western border of Nigeria.
They accuse the Chairman of "mauvaise gestion" (mismanagement) and argue that his contract should never have been renewed at a meeting held in January at Cotonou, Benin.
Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium; ([dagger]) Centre de Depistage et de Traitement des Ulceres de Buruli de Lalo, Benin; ([dagger]) Centre Sanitaire et Nutritionnel Gbemonten, Zagnanado, Benin; and ([section]) Ministere de la Sante Publique, Cotonou, Benin
announced today that Enron Asia Pacific/Africa/China (a division of Enron Corporation) has confirmed to the Corporation that it has elected to terminate negotiations regarding the development, financing, construction and operation of an electrical generation power plant to have been located in Cotonou, Benin, the natural gas pipeline from the Corporation's Aje Field to the power plant and field production facilities for the Aje Field.
The crew which is busily doing this work is racing against time to build a thousand-kilometre stretch of a regional network that will link Niamey to the West African seaport of Cotonou, Benin.
a subsidiary of the Enron Corporation, and the government of Benin, for the development, financing, construction and operation of an electrical generation Power Plant to be located in Cotonou, Benin, and a natural gas pipeline to supply natural gas to the Power Plant.
A regional workshop for Communication and IT Management experts has ended in Cotonou, Benin Republic with the development of tools to enhance the visibility of the ECOWAS Peace Fund (EPF), which promotes the achievement of the ECOWAS mandate by funding and supporting activities and initiatives for conflict prevention, resolution, peace keeping, peace building and recovery.
Air Afrique has said that it will be chartering an aircraft from Ghana Airways in order to transport some 100 passengers waiting in Cotonou, Benin since 27 August for a flight to Paris, France.
In LAF029, May Shipments Increase 314%, moved earlier today, we are advised by a representative of the company that the headline should read, "May Shipments Increase 214%," rather than, "May Shipments Increase 314%"; that in the first graph, the percentage figure should read "214 percent" rather than "314 percent"; that the second graph, last sentence should read, "The vessel, the Golden Fan, was headed to the West African city of Cotonou, Benin," rather than, ".
They are racing against time to construct a thousand-kilometre stretch of a regional network that will linke Niamey to the West African seaport of Cotonou, Benin.
As previously announced, the Corporation is continuing to advance negotiations with both Enron Power Benin Limited and the government of Benin in respect of its previously announced electrical generation power plant to be located in Cotonou, Benin and is also continuing to pursue opportunities to exploit its large land holdings in the Benin Basin.
Kenya Airways Effective June 19, Kenya Airways will commence twice-weekly flights on Sunday and Wednesday to NOdjamena in Chad via Cotonou, Benin.