A meeting of African health ministers scheduled for early September in Benin has been postponed because of the Ebola epidemic, an official said Sunday.
August 24, 2014 - 09:26 GMT
Three men -- two Guineans and an Ivorian -- were in custody in Benin on Friday on suspicion of ivory trafficking, police in the financial hub of Cotonou said.
August 15, 2014 - 11:14 GMT
Tests on two patients in the west African country of Benin have proved negative for Ebola, the country's health minister said on Monday.
August 11, 2014 - 17:30 GMT
Benin said Thursday that it has placed two patients with Ebola-like symptoms in isolation and was waiting for test results to establish if the pair were infected with the deadly tropical disease.
August 08, 2014 - 01:23 GMT
Benin has detained 10 people on suspicions of child-trafficking just weeks after a group in neighboring Niger was held for links to a baby factory ring, police sources said on Tuesday.
July 22, 2014 - 22:04 GMT