UN praises ‘successful’ Togo election

The Special Representative of the UN Secretary General for West Africa, Mohammed Ibn Chambas, Thursday expressed his satisfaction over the electoral process in Togo after the April 25 presidential election.

Faure Gnassingbe re-elected with 58.75% of vote

Togo's President Faure Gnassingbe has won a third term with 58.75% of the vote in Saturday's polls, the electoral commission said, with his main rival Jean-Pierre Fabre taking 34.95%.

Ban calls for continued calm atmosphere

United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon today welcomed the peaceful conduct of the presidential election in Togo, which took place on Saturday.

Polls open in Togo’s presidential vote

Polls have opened in Togo's presidential election on Saturday.

On eve of Togo national election, Ban calls for calm and transparency

On the eve of the presidential election in Togo, United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon is calling on all national stakeholders to recommit themselves to ensuring that the election is conducted in a peaceful, free and transparent manner.

Economic successes give president edge in Togo polls: Aide

Economic achievements made since 2010 in Togo will give incumbent President Faure Gnassingbe an advantage in next Saturday's presidential polls, a top aide to Gnassingbe believes.

Ecowas to deploy 100 election observers to Togo

The Ecowas Commission is to deploy 100-member Election Observation Mission headed by former Liberian Interim President, Prof. Amos Sawyer to monitor Togo’s 25th April 2015 Presidential elections.

Money laundering : GIABA’s capacity building drive for magistrates and investigators

The Intergovernmental Action Group against Money Laundering in West Africa (GIABA) is holding a Regional Capacity Building Workshop for Magistrates, Prosecutors and investigators from ECOWAS Member States in Lomé, Togo.

Abu Dhabi Fund provides Dh37m loan to Togo

The Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) has extended a Dh37 million concessionary loan to Togo as contribution for the renovation of the arterial Sokode-Bassar highway.

Statement at the conclusion of an IMF staff visit to Togo

A staff team of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) led by Cemile Sancak visited Lomé during February 27-March 5, 2015. 

Faure to run as candidate in April election

Togo's President Faure Gnassingbe has accepted his party's nomination as candidate for elections in April.

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Les Etats-Unis financent la construction d'un dispensaire

Santé

La première pierre du nouveau dispensaire d’Amoutiévé a été posée mardi par l'ambassadeur américain au Togo. Coût du projet : 300 millions de Fcfa.

Fin de la visite du Premier ministre burkinabé à Pya

Diplomatie

Le président Faure Gnassingbé a reçu mardi à Pya (Nord du Togo) le lieutenant-colonel Isaac Zida, Premier ministre de la transition au Burkina-Faso.

Médecine bénévole

Santé

L’ONG Chaîne de l’Espoir vient d’achever une nouvelle mission médico-chirurgicale pédiatrique dans la Préfecture de Haho.

Burundi : la délicate mission d’Edem Kodjo

Diplomatie

L’ancien Premier ministre togolais Edem Kodjo a été désigné par l’Union africaine en qualité de médiateur dans la crise politique qui secoue le Burundi.