On 15 November 2016 the Holy Father accepted the resignation from the pastoral governance of the Diocese of Dapaong (Togo).
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has underlined the need for concerted efforts by all countries to counter terrorism.
‘Iran and Togo can benefit from cooperation capacities and potentials to develop friendly ties and Tehran-Lomé cooperation,” said President Rouhani in a meeting with the foreign minister of Togo, Robert Dussey.
Iran Foreign Minister Zarif held talks on bilateral relations with his Togolese counterpart Robert Dussey on Sunday in Tehran.
French Prime Minister Manuel Valls started on Friday a 24 hours state visit to Lome, the capital.
African leaders on Saturday signed a deal to boost security off the continent's economically crucial coasts.
Togo's official accession to the 1989 Second Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights on the abolition of the death penalty on 14 September is a welcome step.
On Thursday September 22, President Faure Gnassingbe participated in a high level meeting organized by the Prime Minister of Israel, Benjamin Netanyahu.
Togo have secured qualification for the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations after romping to a 5-0 victory over minnows Djibouti on Sunday night.
In line with its agriculture transformation agenda for the continent, the African Development Bank (AfDB) is launching a digital payment project in Togo.
The visit of the Togolese President to Israel last week has proven to be quit beneficial.
In the framework of the warm relations uniting the Republic of Togo and the State of Israel, President Gnassingbe paid a work visit to Israel over the 7-11 August 2016.