Benin: Civil society leaders running in elections hope to influence decision making

In tonight's edition: 46 Ivorian troops appear at a court of appeal in Bamako as West African leaders decide not to sanction Mali following the arrest of the soldiers back in July. Also, in Benin, fresh faces have emerged on the political scene and a youthful electorate is looking to keep elected officials in check in the upcoming legislative elections. Finally, while Kenya has a long road ahead to tackling doping, World Athletics officials say the country is on the right track. 

Benin: Civil society leaders running in elections hope to influence decision making
In tonight's edition: 46 Ivorian troops appear at a court of appeal in Bamako as West African leaders decide not to sanction Mali following the arrest of the soldiers back in July. Also, in Benin, fresh faces have emerged on the political scene and a youthful electorate is looking to keep elected officials in check in the upcoming legislative elections. Finally, while Kenya has a long road ahead to tackling doping, World Athletics officials say the country is on the right track. 

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