Court confirms Yayi election


Robert Dossou, President of the Benin Constitutional Court has confirmed the election of incumbent President Boni Yayi in the 13th March 2011 poll.

Opposition candidates had stated that there were too many irregularities.  Mr Dossou said that whilst there was evidence to support opposition complaints of irregularities there were not enough to call into question the transparency and credibility of the vote.

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