Benin 2007

Benin 2007

Africa
Yearbook 2007 Benin. According to CountryAAH, Porto-Novo is the capital city of Benin. The Kauri forces of an emerging Benin, an alliance of about twenty parties supporting the new President Boni Yayi, received 35 of Parliament's 83 seats in the March 31 election. A smaller alliance around former President Nic├ęphore Soglo was given 20 seats. The former military dictatorship and the one-party Marxist state of Benin are often cited as a democratic example in Africa, but the arrangements surrounding the elections have often been flawed. So this time too, when the election has to be postponed for a week due to poor preparation. According to abbreviationfinder: BN is the 2-letter acronym for the country of Benin. Shortly before the election, President Boni was subjected to a murder attempt when a…
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