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BENIN

Benin is an emerging democracy. It has an President who is the head of state. The country has an independent unicameral parliament.
CURRENT GOVERNMENT
President Kerekou, Mathieu
Min. of Civil Service, Labor, & Administrative Reform Batoko, Ousmane
Min. of Culture & Communications Zossou, Gaston
Min. of Education & Scientific Research Alahassa, Damien Zinsou
Min. of Energy, Mining, & Water Resources Dansou, Felix Essou
Min. of Environment, Housing, & Urban Affairs Gnacadja, Luc
Min. of Finance & Economy Tchane, Abdoulaye Bio
Min. of Foreign Affairs & Cooperation Idji, Antoine Kolawole
Min. of Health D'Almeida-Massougbodji, Marina
Min. of Industry & Small to Medium-Sized Businesses Igue, Pierre John
Min. of Interior, Security, & Territorial Administration Tawema, Daniel
Min. of Justice, Legislative Affairs, & Human Rights Gnonlonfoun, Joseph H.
Min. of National Defense Osho, Pierre
Min. of Public Works & Transportation Attin, Joseph Sourou
Min. for Relations with Institutions Akindes, Sylvain Adekpedjou
Min. of Rural Development Nata, Theophile
Min. of State for Coordination of Government Actions, Economic Development, & Job Creation Amoussou, Bruno
Min. of Social Welfare & Women's Affairs Baba-Moussa, Ramatou
Min. of Trade, Artisanry, & Tourism Adjovi, Severin
Min. of Youth, Sports, & Recreation Houde, Valentin Aditi
Ambassador to the US Tonoukouin, Lucien
Permanent Representative to the UN, New York Adechi, Joel