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Benin (Vol 5, 2008)
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Contents Volume 5, 2008.

President Yayi Boni's policy of ‘change’ encountered serious resistance. He faced growing opposition in the National Assembly, in which his coalition lost its majority when members of parliament joined opposing factions. The results of the local elections showed the declining popularity of Yayi and his coalition. …

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Nijzink, Laurens, “Benin (Vol 5, 2008)”, in: Africa Yearbook Online, Edited by: Andreas Mehler, Henning Melber, Klaas van Walraven. Consulted online on 04 December 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-9037_ayb_ayb2008_COM_0005>
First published online: 2009
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004178113, ISSN: 1871-2525



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