President Mahama leaves Togo

President John Mahama has left Togo enroute to Benin after a short stop over in Lome for discussions with President Faure Gnassingbe.Officials of the two countries held discussions on various issues and signed an MOU on decisions reached. These in...

Mobile Banking reaches Togo

Etisalat Group launched a mobile phone-based commerce service through subsidiary Etisalat Moov that will give much of Togo’s population access to banking for the very first time.“This launch represents the latest chapter in our work to push the bo...

Zunu resign

Togo Prime Minister Kwesi Seleagodji Ahoomey-Zunu (photo) and his government have resigned their posts, a statement said on Wednesday.President Faure Gnassingbe has accepted their resignations and is expected to soon name a new government.Ahoomey-...

UNIR wins legislative vote

The president of Togo's electoral commission says provisional results show the ruling party has increased its share of the legislature in elections held last week, dealing a blow to opposition leaders who had hoped recent signs of discontent would...

African Union observers say Togo vote acceptable

African Union observers said Saturday that Togo's parliamentary elections were held in acceptable conditions despite the opposition alleging irregularities, as partial results showed the ruling party ahead."Despite several incidents recorded...

2.4 tons of ivory seized in Hong Kong

Hong Kong customs officials on Thursday seized more than 2 tons of elephant tusks, hidden in a cargo container from Togo.Customs officers selected a 20-ft container declared to contain "plank" arriving from Togo for inspection. After an...

Togo delays parliamentary election

Togo's government announced that the legislative election due to be held July 21 will now take place July 25.In a statement published on the official website, the government said the much-delayed poll is being rescheduled to hold a free, fair, tra...

FIFA annuls Togo win in World Cup qualifier for ineligible player

FIFA has penalized Togo for fielding an ineligible player in a World Cup qualifier, a decision which severely damages Libya's hopes of reaching the tournament in Brazil.FIFA says it overturned Togo's 2-0 home win against Cameroon on June 9, and aw...

Eiffage International wins project in Togo

The international subsidiary of Eiffage Travaux Publics is to carry out the yard works for the modernisation and expansion project of the container terminal at the port of Lomé. The project was launched by Togo Terminal, a subsidiary of Bolloré Af...

Over 1,100 candidates to contest for 91 seats in Togo's parliament

A total of 1,174 candidates have registered on 185 lists for Togo's legislative elections scheduled for July 21, according to the National Independent Electoral Commission (CENI) of the West African country. Out of the 1,174 candidates, only...

Save the date

Togo's government said that parliamentary elections would take place in late July. Government spokesman Yacoubou Hamadou said late Friday on TVT (state TV) that elections will take place on July 21. He said candidates have until June 16 to submit...

WB approves funds to support Togo’s efforts to rehabilitate roads and drainage systems damaged by flooding

The World Bank's Board of Executive Directors today approved a US$14 million IDA* grant to support the Government of Togo’s efforts to rehabilitate roads, drains and other infrastructure, to scale-up urban services, and strengthen the capacity of...

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Jour de fête

Culture

La fête traditionnelle Togbui Agni du peuple Adja-Ewé s’est déroulée samedi et dimanche à Tado (160km de Lomé, préfecture du Moyen Mono).

Vive la reine Tatiana

Culture

Tatiana Mariama Camara, 20 ans, a été élue samedi soir Miss Togo 2014. La jeune femme est étudiante en 3e année de gestion.

Dommage

Sport

L’équipe du Togo n’est pas parvenue à se qualifier pour la CAN 2015 juniors. 

Anges bousculé par Asko

Sport

La 20e journée du championnat national de D1, disputée samedi, a vu un retour en force du club d’Asko qui a battu le leader Anges (2-0).