Dos Santos optimistic about strengthening of cooperation with Togo

Angolan Head of State, José Eduardo dos Santos, said Tuesday in Luanda that the first trip to Angola of a President of Togo shows the start of a new era of relations between the two countries. José Eduardo dos Santos was speaking at the opening o...

Togo confirms avian flu outbreak

Togo's Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries Minister, Yves Madow Nagou, confirmed here late Friday, the outbreak of bird flu in a poultry farm at Sigbehoue, south-east of the country. "Preliminary findings from a laboratory in Accra, Ghana,...

Ghanaian Customs arrests man with 5-kilos of cocaine

Men of the Ghanaian customs service have arrested an ex-Seaman Kweku Esuman, on the Ghana-Togo border with about five kilograms of a substance believed to be cocaine. Customs officer Ben Suuri, said on Wednesday Esuman, 54, was arrested in a car...

EU to fund Togo's 2007/2008 electoral program

Togo and the European Union (EU) have concluded an agreement on the funding of the "support program for the 2007/2008 electoral process,". The agreement, which was signed Monday by Togolese cooperation minister Gilbert Bawara and Filber...

New Archbishop of Lome Appointed

The new Catholic Archbishop of Lome is Fr. Denis Komivi Amuzu-Dzakpah, until now vicar general of the archdiocese and secretary of the nation's bishops' conference. Archbishop-elect Amuzu-Dzakpah, 63, Archbishop Philippe Fanoko Kossi Kpodzro, who...

Sierra Leone govt pursues crashed helicopter case

The government in Sierra Leone has expressed determination to prosecute "Paramount Airlines" which owned the helicopter the helicopter that killed a 20-member Togolese sports delegation including their sports minister. Sierra Leone's At...

Togo's delegation flown home

The remaining Togolese delegation, including the national soccer team, were late Monday flown home while grieving the death of 19 of their compatriots. Earlier in the day, 19 Togolese soccer officials including Sports minister Richard Attipoe wer...

Togo minister killed in Sierra Leone 'copter crash

Togolese Sports Minister Richard Attipoe was among the members of a delegation of sports officials from Togo killed aboard a passenger helicopter that crashed in Sierra Leone, officials said on Monday. At least 21 people, most of them Togolese, w...

Togo drops sanctions against Emmanuel Adebayor, others

The Togolese Fotball Federation (FTF) has lifted its sanctions against three players of the national squad, the Sparrow Hawks. FTF dropped the sanctions Thursday against star striker Emmanuel Shéyi Adébayor of the English club Arsenal, Daré Nibom...

ASKO tops Togo mid-season soccer League table

ASKO of Kara is six points clear on Togo's Premier League table, mid-way into the end of the season. Following are results of the outstanding Round 15 matches played at the weekend and the 16-team table:Results: AS Douanes - Etoile Filant 0-2 Abo...

Togo gets new Press Centre

Pascal Bodjona, private secretary to the Togolese president on Thursday afternoon in Lome, inaugurated a new press centre worth about 46.3 million francs CFA. (US$1= 500 Francs CFA). The centre, located in the centre of Lome, comprises a large me...

Togolese envoy assures on transparent parliamentary elections

Necessary measures have been put in place to guarantee free and fair parliamentary elections in Togo on 24 June, according to Togolese ambassador to Belgium, Felix Kodjo Sagbo (photo). Addressing the Togolese nationals living in Belgium, Netherla...

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Des chirurgiens membres de l'Eglise Copte se mobilisent

Coopération

Deux cents patients soufrant d’hernies et de goitre seront pris en charge par des médecins égyptiens.

Les transfusions sanguines n'ont aucun caractère commercial

Santé

La culture de don du sang n’est pas très développée au Togo. Absence d’information et préjugés freinent la collecte.

Fin de la mission de Mashav

Coopération

La session de formation assurée par Mashav, l’Agence de coopération israélienne, s’est achevée jeudi.

La CAF demande à la Fédération togolaise de sortir son chéquier

Sport

Actuellement en pleine rénovation, le grand stade de Kégué à Lomé est indisponible pour de longs mois.