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Benin Republic President, Talon re-elected

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Benin Republic’s President, Patrice Talon, has been re-elected for a second term in office.

Talon, according to provisional results by Vice President of the country’s autonomous electoral commission (CENA), Genevieve Boko Nadjo, scored 86.36 percent of the total votes.

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He said: “The duo Patrice Talon and Mariam Talata have obtained the majority of votes in the first round.”

Talon was first elected in 2016.

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