Deep Seaport - Nigeria, Benin Jostle for Prominence

[This Day]Nigerian and Republic of Benin are trade partners. The two as members of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) are next-door neighbours. The two countries have very good bi-lateral relations to the extent that Nigeria is involved in the war against the menace of piracy in Cotonou coastal waters. This is because of the blackmail by European shipowners who have labelled the whole of West Africa as threat to international shipping trade. The result has been increased shipping charges in all v