EU to give Togo euros 123 million

The European Union (EU) has agreed to give the Togolese government an amount of euros 123 million (about US$197 million) with the framework of the so-called Country Strategy Paper (CSP) and National Indicative Program (NIP), official sources have...

Long queues as unemployed graduates queue for jobs

The announcement that Togo was recruiting 3500 people into the civil service has led, over the past few days, to long queues of unemployed graduates before the Employment Policy Division here. Candidates are urged to get registered to be issued w...

ADB writes off 99% of Togo's debt

The Africa Development Bank (ADB) has written off Togo's debt owed the Bank estimated at more than 10 billion FCFA. A memorandum of Understanding was signed on Monday at the Tunis-based ADB headquarters by the Togolese Minister of Economy and Fin...

Faure opens truth, justice and reconciliation talks

Togolese President Faure Gnassingbe on Tuesday launched national consultations for the setting-up of a Truth, Justice and Reconciliation Commission. The ceremony, held at the Convention Centre, was attended by several party officials, civil socie...

Avlessi returns as Togo FA boss

Calm has returned to Togo football after Tata Avlessi was reinstated as the president of the country's federation on Tuesday. Togo sports authorities returned Avlessi to the post on Tuesday, three weeks after the Court of Arbitration for Sport (C...

CPC, RPT to strengthen their relations

A senior official of the Communist Party of China said here on Tuesday China is ready to further deepen and develop the relations with the ruling party and government of Togo. "China considers Togo as an important partner of cooperation, and...

EU grants Togo 123 million euros

The European Union (EU) will grant Togo a total of 123 million euros (190 million dollars) between 2008 and 2013 to help finance urban development, better roads and social infrastructure, it said yesterday. The loan package, announced in Lome by...

Kotoko FC whitewash Togolese champions in soccer friendly

Kumasi Asante Kotoko Saturday whipped Togolese champions, Asko de Kara 5-0 in an international friendly match played at the Baba Yara Spo r ts Stadium in Kumasi, Ghana. Kwadwo Poku scored the first goal for Kotoko 15 minutes into play when he mad...

CPC delegation leaves for Togo

A CPC delegation, led by Wang Jiarui, member of the CPC Central Committee and minister of the International Department of the CPC Central Committee, left here Thursday for a visit to  Togo, Congo (Brazzaville) and Cameroon. The delegation is...

Steinmeier visits Togo

Germany's Vice-Chancellor Frank-Walter Steinmeier called on Monday for debt relief for Togo to support democratic reforms in the small West African state, which held multi-party elections last year. Steinmeier, who is also the German Foreign Mini...

Steinmeier in Lome

German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier will depart Sunday on a three-day trip to Ghana, Togo and Burkina Faso aimed at highlighting Germany's "political, economic and cultural interest" in Africa, a foreign ministry official sa...

Togolese government suspends child adoption

The Togolese government Thursday suspended all forms of chil d adoption because of the dysfunctions noted in the adoption system, an official communique issued here Friday said. The decision, taken during the meeting of the council of ministers,...

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Victoire du Togo sur le Bénin

Sport

Les Eperviers cadets ont battu samedi en match inaugural de la ‘President’s Cup’ le Bénin 2 à 1. Cette compétition est organisée dans le cadre de la célébration du 54e anniversaire l’indépendance Togo.

Les Burkinabés dominent le Tour

Sport

L’avant dernière étape du Tour du Togo (Notsè-Agou-Kpalimé, 66 km) a été remportée samedi par le Burkinabé Seydou Bamogo. Dans la roue du vainqueur, 

Gestion participative de l’environnement

Coopération

Le gouvernement et le PNUD ont signé vendredi une convention de financement de près de 1,8 million de dollars relative au projet de renforcement de la gestion nationale et décentralisée de l’environnement.

Comment Berlin revient en Afrique

Diplomatie

Il est paru. Le deuxième numéro de DiploMag, le trimestriel d’information du ministère des Affaires étrangères consacre un dossier à la coopération germano-togolaise et à la nouvelle stratégie de Berlin sur le continent africain.