Demonstrators burning tyres near the residence of former Beninese president Yayi Boni in Cotonou, May 2, 2019. Clashes between the police and the population who came to “prevent the arrest of the former president” left two people dead following the legislative elections which the opposition could not take and demanded the cancellation of the electoral process.


Des manifestants brulant des pneux non loin de la residence de l’ancien president beninois, Yayi Boni a Cotonou, le 02 Mai 2019. Des affrontements entre Forces de l’ordre et les populations venues disent elles « empecher l’arrestation de l’ex president » on fait deux morts a la suite des elections legislatives dont l’opposition n’a pas pu prendre et a demande l’annulation pure et simple de ce processus electoral

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