ECOWAS Observers arrive in Benin for April 11 presidential election

(PANA/NAN) An observation mission from the Economic Community of West African States () is in Benin for the April 11 .

The 10 experts, are members of the long-term Observation Mission to be throughout the country, arrived on Tuesday and will spend 25 days.

Members of the team, are specialists on security, gender, operations, law and communication, are responsible for covering the pre-, and post- phases of the election.

During their stay, they will meet stakeholders in the process: members of the government, Court, Autonomous National Electoral Commission, High Authority for Audiovisual and Communication (HAAC), media players, as well civil society organisations.

About 90 observers are in Benin for the poll. (PANA/NAN)