Japan is providing urgent relief items, including tents and blankets worth 20 million yen (USD248,372), to flood-ravaged Benin. The nation is reeling from flooding caused by torrential rain since September. Some 680,000 people have been affected by the disaster.

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  • Ma. Rizza Leonzon

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