AFDB Approves emergency humanitarian assistance to Togo

The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank (AfDB) Group has approved emergency humanitarian assistance grants of US$ 500,000 each to Djibouti, Mozambique, Togo and Zambia, to enable the countries provide immediate relief to victims of...

BOAD, Togo sign CFA F7b loan

The West African Development Bank has granted Togo a CFA F 7b (US$14m) loan for part financing of a hydro-agricultural development project in the Lower Mono Valley. The project aims to develop the valley, especially the irrigation of the land the...

AS Douanes still on top of Togo soccer league

AS Douanes retained the top spot of Togo's soccer national l eague by beating US Masseda 2-1 in the fifth round of the first division played a t the weekend. AS Douanes has scored 11 points (+3 goals average ) with its closest rival, Togo Telecom...

Atta Mills to visit Togo

President John Evans Atta Mills begins a two visit to of Cote d'Ivoire, Burkina Faso and Togo on Tuesday to meet with their leaders, an official statement signed by Mr. Mahama Ayariga, Presidential Spokesperson, said in Accra on Monday. The state...

Parliament amends electoral law

The National Assembly of Togo has amended the country's elec toral law to extend the tenure of the Independent National Electoral Commission ( CENI). But the country's two major opposition parties - the Union of the Forces of Chan ge (UFC) and th...

Sinohydro wins € 282-million Togo HEP project

China's state-owned Sinohydro has won the € 282 million construction contract for the Adjarala hydroelectric project (HEP) on the border of Togo and Benin, according to a statement by China's Assets Supervision and Administration Commission of th...

Football: Togo surprises Cameroon

It was a nerve-wracking encounter on Saturday when the Hawks of Togo clashed with the Indomitable Lions of Cameroon in a Group A game of the Africa Nations/World Cup qualifiers at the Ohene Djan Stadium in Accra. In the end however, Togo had to c...

Togo Telecom leads national football league

Togo Telecom has taken the lead in the country's first divis ion league, following its 1-0 victory over US Masseda in the 4th round of matche s played last weekend. Togo Telecom secured a one-point advantage over AS Douanes, Gomido and Kotoko, e...

Faure Gnassingbe attend Gabon first lady's burial in Congo

Gabon's first lady Edith Lucie Bongo Ondimba was laid to rest Sunday in her native country of Congo in front of thousands of people and seven presidents, including her husband and her father. The wife of Africa's longest-serving leader, Gabonese...

Japan offers 500 mln dlrs in new aid, mainly for Africa

Japanese Foreign Minister Hirofumi Nakasone announced 500 million dollars in new aid largely for Africa, on top of an earlier pledge to double Tokyo's assistance to the continent. Speaking at the start of a development conference in Botswana's ca...

Five west African countries to take Nile carp

Experts from five west African countries gathered Tuesday in Ivory Coast to discuss a plan to introduce tilapia, or the Nile carp, into waters of the Volta basin for fish farming. "We need to take precautions before undertaking such a large...

Results of Togo's soccer championship

Following are the results of the third round of the first di vision of the Togolese national soccer championship played across the country at the weekend. AS Douanes - Etoile filante 1-0Tchadjo athlétic - US Koroki 1-1 AS Togo port - Kotoko 1-1 A...

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Veille sanitaire

Santé

La grippe aviaire a fait son retour dans deux préfectures. Des mesures d'urgence ont été imposées doublées d'une surveillance sanitaire.

Rien ne va plus à Kinshasa

Union Africaine

En RDC, le médiateur togolais Edem Kodjo est dans l'incapacité de réunir le pouvoir et l'opposition. 

Le secteur privé ne contribue pas pleinement à la politique de relance

Développement

Le Togo, via différents accords et conventions, s’est engagé a utiliser de la façon la plus efficace l’aide publique au développement (APD).

Toofan invite ses fans à un gros effort musculaire

Culture

Le groupe togolais Toofan, inventeur du ‘cool-catché vient de créeer ‘Teré Teré’. Mieux vaut être souple et avoir le rythme dans la peau.