More than 5 million Beninese to vote in April’s presidential election


Cotonou, Feb. 11, 2021 (PANA/NAN) More than 5.532 million voters are expected to vote in the West African country’s 11 April presidential election.

The voters’ register includes more than 45,500 Beninese from abroad, according to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).

There are 7,860 voting centres, including 11 abroad.

The new voters’ list is up by 5.5% compared to what was used during the communal and municipal elections of May 2020.