Election high and business low, Patrice Talon's bitter-sweet week

Beninese president Patrice Talon.
Beninese president Patrice Talon. © Reuters/NTB SCANPIX
His side may have claimed victory in last week's municipal elections, the Beninese president is not all smiles: he just missed out on a huge agricultural supply contract in Ivory Coast, where his group has lost its main lobbyist. [...] (214 words)
Issue dated 27/05/2020
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