Togo president arrives in Kuwait to attend Africa-Arab Summit

The President of Togo, Faure Gnassingbe, arrived in Kuwait on Monday to attend the Third Africa-Arab Summit, scheduled on November 19 and 20.Receiving him at Kuwait International Airport was the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, the Cr...

FAO Director General concludes official visit to Togo

FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva (photo) on Wednesday concluded his official visit to the West African region in Togo, where he congratulated President Faure Essozimna Gnassingbé on progress made by the country in the fight against hung...

Moroccan bank boosts South-South cooperation

Moroccan Attijariwafa bank officially became last week the majority shareholder in BIA Togo, confirming thus its role in boosting regional economic development and South-South cooperation.According to a press release, Attijariwafa bank acquired 55...

Togo urges Africa to emulate Chinese development model

Togo's Foreign Minister Robert Dussey has urged African countries to learn from the Chinese experience on matters of development."Through the Chinese experience and China's support, Africa should be able to craft its own development path and...

500 Togolese peacekeepers in Cote d’Ivoire receive the United Nations medal

The Force Commander of the United Nations Operation in Cote d’Ivoire (UNOCI) , General Muhammad Iqbal Asi, presided over the award ceremony for the Togolese Battalion held at their cantonment site located in the Riviera Golf neighborhood of Abidja...

Togo and IMF reach a staff-level agreement

An International Monetary Fund (IMF) mission led by Montfort Mlachila visited Togo during August 21-September 6,2013 to conduct the annual Article IV consultation and to conduct policy discussions with the authorities about possible IMF support fo...

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...

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Un Togolais à la tête de la boxe africaine

Sport

Le président de la Fédération togolaise de boxe (FETOBOX), Azad Kelani Bayor, a été élu à la tête de la Confédération africaine de boxe (CAB).

Approche intégrée de la santé

Santé

Chaque année, des millions de parents consultent pour leurs enfants des pharmaciens, des médecins, des tradipraticiens et les emmènent dans les hôpitaux et les centres de santé. 

Soutien de la Croix Rouge suisse

Coopération

La Croix Rouge suisse a fait un don de 55 millions de Fcfa à son équivalent togolais afin de mener des campagnes de sensibilisation sur le virus Ebola.

Vigilance et prévention

Santé

Une réunion a regroupé mercredi autour du Premier ministre les membres de la commission nationale de lutte contre Ebola, la représentante de l’OMS au Togo et une délégation du Commandement des États-Unis pour l'Afrique.