Benin (Vol 12, 2015)
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After years of heated debate about President Yayi’s intention to modify the Constitution in order to allow him to run for a third term, April’s parliamentary election results took away the government’s majority. Therefore, unilateral constitutional amendments became impossible, the political debate cooled down and focused on the candidates who were prepar…

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Stroh, Alexander, “Benin (Vol 12, 2015)”, in: Africa Yearbook Online, Edited by: Andreas Mehler, Henning Melber, Klaas van Walraven. Consulted online on 21 November 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-9037_ayb_ayb2015_COM_0004>
First published online: 2016



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