| Sep 14, 2010
| 4:36 PM
In the west African nation of Benin, a voodoo priest has sought to bring the practice of his faith, which goes on mostly behind closed doors, out into the open, according to the New York Times. Many people in Benin practice voodoo, or voudoun, along with other
| Mar 9, 2011
| 4:34 PM
If you didn't know any better, you might easily mistake Orchestre Poly-Rythmo's "Cotonou Club," for a long-lost gem from the legendary Benin band's 1970s heyday. In a Wax Poetics interview last year, frontman Vincent Ahehehinnou described his 11-piece...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 10:56 AM
* Case involves alleged poisoning, coup d'etat
* France refuses to extradite suspect-source
By Samuel Elijah
COTONOU, Dec 5 (Reuters) - A judge presiding over a case
involving an alleged attempt to poison and overthrow the Benin
president is seeking...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 8:31 AM
2 dic (Reuters) - A continuaciÃ³n, datos sobre la selecciÃ³n
de Argelia que disputarÃ¡ el Mundial de Brasil el prÃ³ximo aÃ±o:
Argelia competirÃ¡ en su segundo Mundial consecutivo portando
la esperanza del mundo de habla Ã¡rabe, ya que es el...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 4:19 PM
LONDON, Oct 17 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Some 30 million people are enslaved worldwide, trafficked into brothels, forced into manual labor, victims of debt bondage or even born into servitude, a global index on modern slavery showed on Thursday....