Togo's President Faure Gnassingbe has won a third term with 58.75% of the vote in Saturday's polls, the electoral commission said, with his main rival Jean-Pierre Fabre taking 34.95%.
United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon today welcomed the peaceful conduct of the presidential election in Togo, which took place on Saturday.
Polls have opened in Togo's presidential election on Saturday.
On the eve of the presidential election in Togo, United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon is calling on all national stakeholders to recommit themselves to ensuring that the election is conducted in a peaceful, free and transparent manner.
Economic achievements made since 2010 in Togo will give incumbent President Faure Gnassingbe an advantage in next Saturday's presidential polls, a top aide to Gnassingbe believes.
The Ecowas Commission is to deploy 100-member Election Observation Mission headed by former Liberian Interim President, Prof. Amos Sawyer to monitor Togo’s 25th April 2015 Presidential elections.
The Intergovernmental Action Group against Money Laundering in West Africa (GIABA) is holding a Regional Capacity Building Workshop for Magistrates, Prosecutors and investigators from ECOWAS Member States in Lomé, Togo.
The Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) has extended a Dh37 million concessionary loan to Togo as contribution for the renovation of the arterial Sokode-Bassar highway.
A staff team of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) led by Cemile Sancak visited Lomé during February 27-March 5, 2015.
Togo's President Faure Gnassingbe has accepted his party's nomination as candidate for elections in April.
The Minister of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation of Togo, Robert Dussey, will make an official visit to Brazil on February 19 and 20.