Benin’s incumbent President Boni Yayi has won a second term during the March 13 poll, according to the election commission. Yayi’s rival, veteran politician Adrien Houngbedji, has contested the results, which must be confirmed by Benin’s constitutional court, Reuters reports.

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      As a former staff writer, Rizza focused mainly on business coverage, including key donors such as the Asian Development Bank and AusAID.