UNDP pinpoints levels of MDGs attainment in Africa

Several African countries have made outstanding progress to attain the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) in the past few years, according to ambassador Bouna Sémou Diouf, head of the Tokyo International Conference on Africa's Development (TICAD...

Lome hosts African workshop on MDGs planning

There is a workshop underway in Lome (Togo) to assess the progress achieved so far in various African countries on the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), the UNDP said here Wednesday. Some 100 participants 23 African countries will review the p...

UEMOA credits Togo FCFA2.59 bn to build boreholes

The West African Economic and Monetary Union (UEMOA) has loaned Togo 2.59 billion CFA francs to build 300 boreholes that will help meet the drinking water needs of some 75,000 people in the country, official sources affirmed to PANA here Tuesday....

Togo's Maranatha, Tunisian club in barren draw

Tunisia's Etoile du Sahel and Maranatha de Lomé drew 0-0 in the African champions' League qualifying rounds first leg match on Sunday in Womé, some 135 km north-east of Lome. Both clubs, after trying to avoid surprises in the return leg, did not...

$50 million for Ghana-Togo-Benin power connectivity

The Board of Directors of the African Development Fund (ADF) has approved a loan of US$ 22.4 million in favour of Ghana and US$ 26.2 million in favour of Benin to connect the power grids between Ghana-Togo-Benin. The project seeks to reduce pover...

Nigeria crowned youth champions

Nigeria won the 2007 African Under-17 Championship after beating hosts Togo 1-0 in Lome on Sunday. The Golden Eaglets left it late as substitute Akinsola Kabiru finally broke the deadlock in the 109th minute. The match had gone to extra-time afte...

Togo beats Sierra Leone 3-1

Emmanuel Adebayor scored two goals and set up another Saturday to give Togo a 3-1 win over Sierra Leone in an African Cup of Nations qualifier. Adebayor headed in the first goal in 37th minute, and then set up Adekambi Olufade for another in the...

Togolese President Faure visits Ouagadougou

President Faure Gnassingbe of Togo arrived Friday in Ouagadougou for a daylong friendly and working visit during which he is expected to hold talks with Burkinabe President, Blaise Compaore, mediator in the Togolese crisis. Gnassingbe said came t...

Libya, Togo consult on next AU Summit

The Secretary of the Libyan general people's committee for external relations and international cooperation, Abderrahmane Chalgham, discussed Thursday in Tripoli with the senior Togolese minister, minister of foreign affairs and African integrati...

CAF sanctions Togo for fans' misconduct

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has fined the Togo Football Association US$2,000 for crowd misconduct here Tuesday during the Togo-Tunisia match at the ongoing under-17 Africa Nations Cup (CAN) competition, FA officials said here Satu...

Host Togo, Tunisia through to semi-finals of under-17 CAN

Host Togo beat Gabon here 2-1 to qualify for the semi-finals of the ongoing under-17 Africa Cup of Nations (CAN) competition. The Gabonese opened scoring in the 16th minute through Herman Tsongue Tamba.But Togo later snatched the initiative with...

Togo gets new finance minister

President Faure Gnassingbe has appointed Adji Oteh Ayassor as Togo's new minister of Budget, Finance and Privatisation. Ayassor, a university professor and former secretary-general of the presidential offices, replaces Payadowa Boukpessi, who has...

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Liberia : optimisme des présidents du Togo et du Nigeria

Cédéao

Le processus électoral ira bien à son terme ont indiqué mardi les présidents du Nigeria et de la Cédéao.

Les ravages de la cybercriminalité

Coopération

Le Conseil de l’Entente a décidé de s’attaquer au fléau de la cybercriminalité. Les arnaques sont de plus en plus sophistiquées en Afrique de l'Ouest.

Le rendez-vous annuel des développeurs togolais

Tech & Web

GDG-Lomé organise les 2 et 3 décembre prochains le ‘DevFest’, le rendez-vous annuel des communautés locales de développeurs en collaboration avec Google.

Rencontre Faure-Buhari à Abuja

Cédéao

Le président de la Cédéao, Faure Gnassingbé, s'est entretenu mardi à Abuja avec son homologue nigérian.