Togo recognizes Kosovo as a country

Kosovo Foreign Minister Enver Hoxhaj, and his Togolese counterpart, Robert Dussey, have signed today in Prishtina, the agreement for the establishment of diplomatic relations between the two countries.

Greek shipowner arrested in $543m heroin bust

The Greek coast guard and police working with the US Drugs Enforcement Agency have discovered around two tonnes of heroin hidden in warehouses and private homes with a street value of over EUR400m ($543m).

Three peacekeepers from Togo among those to be honoured by the UN

The International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers will be observed on Thursday, 29 May 2014.  This marks the sixth year in a row the United Nations will honour more than 100 Blue Helmets who lost their lives the previous year while serving the cause of peace. 

New financing agreement to strengthen small rural businesses in Togo

The government of the Togolese Republic and the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) signed a loan and grant agreement today for a US$39.6 million project that will provide needed financial and technical supports and job-creation opportunities for small businesses in rural communities throughout the West African nation.

Moov Togo launches 'Sports Connect' on Kirusa platforms

Kirusa, the leader in voice messaging and social media mobile apps in emerging markets, announced today the launch of its popular service, Sports Connect, on the Moov Togo mobile network.

Togo-China relationship has a solid foundation and a bright future

Visiting Chinese Premier Li Keqiang Wednesday vowed to advance cooperation with Togo. Li made the pledge as he held talks with Togolese President Faure Gnassingbe who is in the Nigerian capital for the 2014 World Economic Forum on Africa.When...

Maroc Telecom and Etisalat have signed an agreement for the acquisition of six assets in Africa

Maroc Telecom has signed with Etisalat an agreement to acquire its subsidiaries located in Benin, Central African Republic, Ivory Coast, Gabon, Niger and Togo.

World Bank to Finance 19 Centers of Excellence in Africa

The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors has approved US$150 million to finance 19 university-based Centers of Excellence in seven countries in West and Central Africa, including Togo.

North Dakota National Guard celebrates Togo as Third African Partner

For the second time in two days, the North Dakota National Guard has formalized a partnership with a west African nation. Today's signing ceremony officially affiliates the North Dakota National Guard and the Togolese Republic as a component of the National Guard Bureau's State Partnership Program. 

Togo team launches call for coaching job

The Togo Football Federation have launched a call for applications for the vacant post of head coach.

Giant Slalom : Togo's Alessia Dipol 55th overall

Progress for Alessia Afi Dipol during the second round of the women's giant slalom in Sochi. The Togolese ended her race in the 53rd position 1:31.14 (+13.24) against a time of 1:31.66 (+13.78) and a 60th place in the first round.Best time of the...

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Faire de l’UEMOA un modèle d’intégration

Coopération

Le président Faure Gnassingbé et ses homologues d’Afrique de l’Ouest assistent lundi à Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) au XXe anniversaire de la création de l’Union économique et monétaire ouest-africaine (UEMOA).

Stanlux épouse une carrière d'ambassadeur

Culture

Les Kora Awards, qui récompensent chaque année les meilleurs artistes africains, n’auront pas lieu en 2014. 

La France rénove sa culture

Culture

L’Institut Français (ex-centre culturel français) rouvrira ses portes dans de nouveaux locaux à la fin de ce mois.

Le CSAO va se réunir à Lomé

Coopération

Le Club du Sahel et de l’Afrique de l’Ouest (CSAO) organisera prochainement au Togo une‘ Semaine de l’Afrique de l’Ouest’.