Togolese efforts to combat wildlife trafficking

Secretary Kerry (photo) called Togolese President Faure Gnassingbe on Thursday to commend his government on the major strides being made to combat international wildlife trafficking, including the recent arrest of three major illegal wildlife traf...

Ahoomey-Zunu resumes duty after surgical operation

Togo's Prime Minister Arthème Ahoomey-Zunu (photo) on Wednesday resumed his duty after being absent for more than two months due to sickness, which necessitated his evacuation to Europe. On Wednesday, he met with President Faure Gnassingbe to disc...

‘I felt like I have lost everything in life’

Away from the media glare, Sunil James broke down once inside his car. "It was only Sunil and his brother-in-law Rakesh inside the car. They barely spoke. Once inside the car, Sunil broke into tears," said his driver Santosh Ray (35).Sun...

World Bank approves funds to strengthen Togo’s economic growth

The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors approved a US$14 million International Development Association (IDA)* credit to boost the Government of Togo’s efforts to enhance public finance management, and strengthen economic governance and growt...

Belarus ambassador presents credentials to Togo President

Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Belarus to the Togolese Republic (concurrent accreditation) Vyacheslav Beskosty presented his credentials to Togo President Faure Essozimna Gnassingbe in Lome on 26 November. The Togo President welco...

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...

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L’autonomisation des femmes au cœur d’une conférence du Peace Corps

Coopération

La Ve conférence nationale organisée par les volontaires du Corps de la Paix au Togo se déroule du 5 au 8 mars à Atakpamé avec pour thème l'autonomisation des femmes.

Glass candy s’envole avec Air France

Médias

La compagnie Air France lancera le 8 mars son nouveau film réalisé par l’agence BETC. Clément Durou et Pierre Dupaquier le duo de ‘We are from LA’ - Evian c’est eux - ont conçu un spot totalement décalé.

Piraterie maritime : Audaces fortuna juvat

Coopération

Le Léopold 1er, une frégate de la Marine belge, effectue actuellement une mission de surveillance et de lutte contre la piraterie maritime au large des côtes ouest-africaines.

Un immeuble s’effondre près de Kpalimé

Faits divers

Un immeuble s’est effondré mercredi près de Kpalimé (120km de Lomé). On ignore les raisons du sinistre qui a fait 3 morts et une dizaine de blessés graves