Thomas Yayi Boni

Type: Person
Name: Thomas Yayi Boni (Boni Yayi)
Title: Political Executive
Organization: Government of Benin
Nationality: Benin
Fact Sheet: Biography for Thomas Yayi Boni
First reported Aug 08 2014 - Updated Aug 08 2014 - 1 reports

Benin celebrated its Independence Day on August 1

To commemorate its freedom from France in 1960, The Republic of Benin, located in West Africa, celebrated its Independence Day on August 1.HistoryRuled as Kingdom of Dahomey till the 19th century, Benin was founded in 1625. Dahomey became a French protectorate ... [Published Travel and Tour World - Aug 08 2014]
First reported Aug 05 2014 - Updated Aug 05 2014 - 1 reports

H.E. Mr. Boni Yayi, President of the Republic of Benin

[18:21] Dear Mr. President,I extend my sincere congratulations to you and the people of your country on the occasion of the public holiday of the Republic of Benin – Independence Day.I hope that we will continue our joint efforts for the expansion of ... [Published Azartac - Aug 05 2014]
First reported Aug 01 2014 - Updated Aug 02 2014 - 1 reports

Emir, Saudi King review Gaza

Doha: The Emir H H Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani yesterday held telephone talks with the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud of Saudi Arabia.They discussed means of developing relations, developments in Gaza and efforts ... [Published Qatar Peninsula - Aug 01 2014]
First reported Aug 02 2014 - Updated Aug 02 2014 - 1 reports

XINHUA - (Special for CAFS) Benin marks 54th independence anniversary

(Special for CAFS) Benin marks 54th independence anniversaryContributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.COTONOU, Aug. 2 (Xinhua) -- Benin marked its 54th independence anniversary on Friday with a military parade in Cotonou, presided over by President Boni Yayi and ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Aug 02 2014]
Entities: Benin, Cotonou, Idriss Déby
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 1 reports

Celebration: National Day of Benin

Share this:Today is the National Day of Benin.Situated in Western Africa, Benin borders Burkina Faso and Niger to the North, Togo to the west, and Nigeria to the east. The country’s capital is Porto Novo, but the seat of government and largest city is ... [Published Manila Bulletin - Jul 31 2014]
Entities: Benin, 19th century, Niger
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

Ministerial meeting on new partnerships opens in Benin

(WIC) - The Ministerial Meeting on New Partnerships for Productive Capacity Building in Least Developed Countries (LDCs) opened on July 27 in Cotonou, Benin.It is reviewing implementation of the Istanbul Program of Action, adopted unanimously three years ... [Published Walta Information Center - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

(Special for CAFS) Ministerial conference of Least Developed Countries opens in Cotonou

Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.COTONOU, July 29 (Xinhua) -- Benin's President Boni Yayi on Monday presided over the opening ceremony of the ministerial conference of Least Developed Countries (LDCs) in Cotonou, an official source has said.Yayi who is the ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

Country Report Benin

The debate over scrapping the current limit of two consecutive five-year presidential terms has been reignited after the agriculture minister, Fatouma Amadou Djibril, said that if the people wish it, the sitting president, Boni Yayi, should serve a third ... [Published Research and Markets - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

AU Commission Chairperson on official visit to Benin

: African Union Commission Chairperson H.E. Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma has arrived in Cotonou, Benin at the invitation of the President Yayi Boni for an official visit from 24 - 27 July 2014, as well as to deliver a statement at a Ministerial Conference ... [Published African Union - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 2 reports

Receiving Benin’s highest honour – Sierra Leone President Ernest Koroma stands tall as one of Africa’s best

Benin President Yayi Boni decorates President Koroma with highest honourCOTONOU, Benin, July 15th – President Dr Ernest Bai Koroma has been conferred with the highest national honour of the Republic of Benin. The honour of Grand Commander of the National ... [Published NewsTimeAfrica - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 1 reports

President Koroma Arrives in Benin On First State Visit

His Excellency, President Dr Ernest Bai Koroma arrived in Cotonou, Benin on Tuesday 15th July on a one-day state visit as the guest of the President of the Republic of Benin, Boni Yayi.The President and entourage received a red carpet welcome at the Cardinal ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 16 2014]
First reported May 18 2014 - Updated May 19 2014 - 2 reports

Nigeria: 'Declaration of war' on Boko Haram a game changer: analysts

Source: Agence France-PresseCountry: Nigeria 05/19/2014 02:39 GMT by Joel Olatunde AGOI LAGOS, May 19, 2014 (AFP) - The declaration of 'war' on Boko Haram extremists by African leaders at a security summit in Paris is a major step to tackle the regional ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - May 19 2014]

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"the transformation of the beninese economy will be through infrastructure, energy, education and health. benin cannot go to this roundtable without afdb" said Yayi, noting that he had come to Tunis to formalise AfDB's invitation

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Benin celebrated its Independence Day on August 1 [Published Travel and Tour World - Aug 08 2014]
What is going on at the White House right now —... [Published FOXNews.com - Aug 06 2014]
H.E. Mr. Boni Yayi, President of the Republic o... [Published Azartac - Aug 05 2014]
XINHUA - (Special for CAFS) Benin marks 54th in... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Aug 02 2014]
Emir, Saudi King review Gaza [Published Qatar Peninsula - Aug 01 2014]
Celebration: National Day of Benin [Published Manila Bulletin - Jul 31 2014]
*Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques Congratulate... [Published Saudi Press Agency - Jul 31 2014]
Ministerial meeting on new partnerships opens i... [Published Walta Information Center - Jul 30 2014]
(Special for CAFS) Ministerial conference of Le... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Jul 29 2014]
Country Report Benin [Published Research and Markets - Jul 29 2014]
AU Commission Chairperson on official visit to ... [Published African Union - Jul 25 2014]
Until death do us part from power [Published Mail & Guardian Online - Jul 24 2014]
Customs generates N4.3b revenue at Seme in six ... [Published The Guardian Nigeria - Jul 23 2014]
XINHUA - (Special for CAFS) Benin's president c... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Jul 22 2014]
Receiving Benin’s highest honour – Sierra Leone... [Published NewsTimeAfrica - Jul 22 2014]
President Koroma Tours Development Projects in ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 21 2014]
XINHUA - (Special for CAFS) Benin to distribute... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Jul 18 2014]
Final Communique - Forty-Fifth Ordinary Session... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 17 2014]
President Koroma Arrives in Benin On First Stat... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 16 2014]
Benin - Court verdict raises concern about free... [Published Reporters Without Borders - Jun 27 2014]
AfDB Supports Benin to Mobilise Resources for t... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jun 10 2014]
Africa should be place to flee to, not from [Published South Africa Star - May 23 2014]
Nigeria: 'Declaration of war' on Boko Haram a g... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - May 19 2014]
Nigeria, neighbors join forces in ‘war’ against... [Published Taipei Times Online - May 18 2014]
Nigeria: Nigeria, neighbours 'declare war' on B... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - May 17 2014]
China to Upgrade Ties With Abuja [Published AllAfrica.com - May 08 2014]
In Abuja - African Leaders Commit to Fight... [Published AllAfrica.com - Mar 03 2014]
WCO Secretary General honoured by the President... [Published World Customs Organization - Sep 18 2013]
African Union Customs meeting in Cotonou charts... [Published World Customs Organization - Sep 17 2013]
Biography for Thomas Yayi Boni [Published Silobreaker - Jul 20 2012]
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Nigeria: 'Declaration of war' on Boko Haram a g... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - May 19 2014]
Source: Agence France-PresseCountry: Nigeria 05/19/2014 02:39 GMT by Joel Olatunde AGOI LAGOS, May 19, 2014 (AFP) - The declaration of 'war' on Boko Haram extremists by African leaders at a security summit in Paris is a major step to tackle the regional ...
Nigeria: Nigeria, neighbours 'declare war' on B... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - May 17 2014]
Source: Agence France-PresseCountry: Nigeria 05/17/2014 18:16 GMT by Abhik CHANDA PARIS, May 17, 2014 (AFP) - Nigeria and its neighbours vowed Saturday to join forces against Boko Haram under an accord described as a declaration of war on the Islamic ...
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