Home central and west africa politics BENIN Issue dated 05/09/2018 How Talon is neutralising his opponents The president has increased his political stranglehold by appointing his legal allies to strategic posts. Analysis. [...] (280 words) This article may be accessed by subscribers and e-wallet holders (EUR 6) Log in to read more Already have an account? Log in Keep me logged in Forgot your password? OK Subscribe toAfrica IntelligenceorPay-Per-Article E-wallet starting from 30 EUR Subscribe or Pay-Per-Article Discover our offers Not reader yet?Create an account to access our FREE SECTION A free issue A selection of articles New editions' summaries Keyword notifications to follow people or topics of interest to you A free issue and a selection of free articles Summaries and email notifications Keep me logged in Create a free account Free Articles MOROCCO Business 03/07/2020 ESL & Network lays groundwork for World Bank, IMF gathering in Marrakesh ANGOLA Business 30/06/2020 Lourenço wants to make up for diamond road repair blunder CAMEROON Politics 26/06/2020 Army frustrated over treatment of Israeli-supervised special forces defending Paul Biya's twilight years Access the free section On the same subject Breaking news BENIN SPAIN TOGO 21/12/2018 Exclusive: how Komi Koutche's arrest really unfolded in Madrid Contrary to what the Benin authorities announced, opponent Komi Koutche, aka "KK", was not in possession of a Togolese diplomatic [...] BENIN FRANCE 28/11/2018 Sebastien Ajavon turns to OFPRA Despite being sentenced to 20 years in prison more than a month ago, on 18 October, for his alleged role [...] BENIN 17/10/2018 Patrice Talon neuters the opposition The Beninese president has needed just two years to remove his main opponents from the political stage. [...] BENIN 20/06/2018 The controversial Joseph Djogbenou, president of the Constitutional Court The former minister of justice, the 48-year-old Joseph Djogbenou, attracted an avalanche of criticisms after his election on 8 June [...] BENIN 04/04/2018 Sebastien Ajavon goes ahead with his new party The magnate Sebastien Ajavon had not been intending to create his own political party before the official launch on 24 [...] BENIN 30/08/2017 Ajavon faces a hefty bill Having helped Patrice Talon to win the Benin presidential election [...] BENIN 29/03/2017 Frederic Joel Aivo has presidential residence in a tizzy Dean of the law faculty at Abomey-Calavi university in Benin, Frederic Joel Aivo, has drawn fire from president Patrice Talon [...] SPECIAL OFFER 15% OFF your subscription to AfricaIntelligence.com SUBSCRIBE Offer available until 31/07/2020 SPECIAL OFFER 15% OFF your subscription to AfricaIntelligence.com - Region SUBSCRIBE Offer available until 31/07/2020 Previous Next Receive prompts for these topics BENIN Abou Seydou Bagno Dassoundo Cour de repression des infractions economiques et du terrorisme Gilbert Ulrich Togbonon Joseph Djogbenou Komi Koutche Lehady Soglo Sebastien Ajavon Severin Quenum Theodore Holo Union sociale liberale See all keywordsSee fewer keywords Create a freenotification What is a notification?