Articles Posted in the " Benin Republic " Category

  • Benin businessman to contest in presidential polls

    A prominent Benin businessman, Sebestien Ajavon, announced on Sunday he would run for president in an election scheduled for February in the tiny West African state that borders Nigeria. President Thomas Boni Yayi has led the cotton-producing country since 2006. He is barred under the country’s constitution from standing for a third term and the […] Post from PM News

  • Mikel is my ideal player, says Hiddink

    Chelsea’s caretaker boss, Guus Hiddink, has lavished praise on the resurgent midfielder, John Mikel Obi. Reacting to the Nigerian international’s performance he said: “He played very well but also in the previous game.” “He’s the ideal player in my opinion to bring balance to the team. “If the team is not willing to defend well, […] Post from PM News

  • Gary Neville’s Valencia draw Real Madrid

    Gary Neville’s Valencia draw Real Madrid

    Gary Neville’s Valencia battled to a dramatic La Liga draw with Real Madrid, who ended up with 10 men. Real led when Karim Benzema finished off a great move involving Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth, Bale but Dani Parejo equalised with a penalty. Real had Mateo Kovacic sent off for a lunging tackle, but looked set […] Post from PM News