Coffi Codjia

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Coffi Codjia (born December 9, 1967) is a Beninese football referee. An international referee since 1994, Codjia was a referee at the FIFA World Cup in 2002 and 2006, the FIFA Confederations Cup in 1999 and 2003 and the African Cup of Nations in 2000, 2002, 2004, 2006, 2008, in which he was the referee for the final, and 2010. Codjia was indefinitely suspended by the Confederation of African Football (CAF) for not taking action against Algeria's Fawzi Chaouchi, who appeared to head-butt him in a semi final of 2010 African Cup of Nations semi-final game against Egypt. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Coffi Codjia has received more than 21,399 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Coffi Codjia is the 14,221st most popular politician (down from 13,178th in 2019), the 16th most popular biography from Benin (up from 18th in 2019) and the 12th most popular Beninese Politician.

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  • 19

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  • 7.34

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  • 1.50

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Among politicians, Coffi Codjia ranks 14,221 out of 15,710Before him are Theodore Katsanevas, Kari Traa, Zeid Raad Al Hussein, Andrey Lugovoy, Lynden Pindling, and Balram Jakhar. After him are Margaret Chase Smith, George Clymer, Ian Millar, Michael Joseph Savage, Carlos P. Romulo, and Rick Santorum.

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Among people born in 1967, Coffi Codjia ranks 360Before him are Jin Xing, Tina Arena, Leroy Burrell, Jason Everman, Olivier Dahan, and Michael Moorer. After him are Jeff Jarrett, Hevia, Dana Ashbrook, Yuji Sakakura, B. J. Armstrong, and Alberto García Aspe.

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In Benin

Among people born in Benin, Coffi Codjia ranks 16 out of 18Before him are Émile Derlin Zinsou (1918), Angélique Kidjo (1960), Christophe Soglo (1909), Sourou-Migan Apithy (1913), Alphonse Alley (1930), and Paul-Émile de Souza (1930). After him are Stéphane Sessègnon (1984) and Isabelle Yacoubou (1986).


Among politicians born in Benin, Coffi Codjia ranks 12Before him are Justin Ahomadégbé-Tomêtin (1917), Émile Derlin Zinsou (1918), Christophe Soglo (1909), Sourou-Migan Apithy (1913), Alphonse Alley (1930), and Paul-Émile de Souza (1930).