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Benin: Talon for a second term

“I will be a candidate in the name of good governance”. It is in these terms that the outgoing President of Benin, Patrice Talon, declared himself, on January 15 in Adjohoun (63 km from Cotonou, the capital), calls for a candidate for the next presidential election (April 11, 2021), during a tour in his country. Yet it is this president who once defended the single mandate … In front of him an alliance of the opposition.