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# Benin

All time
# Artefacts
France prepares to return Benin treasures
The decision could have potential ramifications across European museums.
# Benin
Nine sailors abducted by suspected pirates off African coast
The Gulf of Guinea has become one of the most dangerous maritime regions in the world.
# Final Four
Gueye breaks Benin's resolve and books Senegal's AFCON semi-final spot
Senegal were 1-0 winners in Cairo to become the first side advance to the final four.
# Upset
Morocco beaten on penalties in huge AFCON shock
Hakim Ziyech missed a penalty in normal time as one of the favourites were knocked out by Benin.
# West Africa
Two French soldiers killed in operation to free four hostages in Burkina Faso
One American, one Korean and two French hostages were freed in the operation.
# Biblical
The people still fighting leprosy, years after the world stopped paying attention to it
More than 200,000 people still get leprosy every year.
# Poison plot
Benin: Three arrested for 'attempting to poison the president'
The three people include a former minister, the president’s personal doctor, and the president’s niece.