Mr Soulé Issiaka is the former Director of Radio Nederland Bureau Afrique in Cotonou , Benin. Mr Issiaka worked at Radio Nederland for 30 years before his retirement. He has been a freedom of expression advocate in Benin and in West Africa for decades. In 2010, he was knighted by the Dutch Embassy in Coutonou. Mr Issiaka is currently the Honorary President of the Union of Community Radio Stations in Benin.