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...

Tunisia beats host Togo 3-0 at U-17 CAN tie

Tunisia Tuesday defeated host Togo 3-0 at the ongoing under-17 Africa Cup of Nations (CAN) championship tie here. Arbi Sadok netted two goals for Tunisia, while Mohamed Ben Azouz, completed the rout in the dying minutes of the game.But disappoint...

Togo, Nigeria lead U-17 CAN groups

Host Togo and Nigeria are leading their respective Groups A and B at the ongoing eight-nation under-17 African Nations Cup (CAN) championship here. Togo defeated South Africa 2-0 on Saturday, while Nigeria whitewashed Eritrea 8-0 on Sunday.Follow...

Togo's parliament accepts women in the army

Togolese parliament has passed a law that would allow women to join the military service, official sources said here Wednesday. The former statute on the status of Armed Forces of Togo (FAT), crafted in July 1963, banned women from joining the ar...

Togolese firm wins UEMOA Good Governance Award

Togo's airport company, Lome-Tokoin (SALT), has been awarded the West African Economic and Monetary Union (UEMOA) Good Governance Prize. The prize was awarded at the end of the second West African Good Governance forum here late Friday. According...

Benin, Nigeria, Togo inaugurate power connection

Benin, Togo and Nigeria inaugurated on Tuesday a power cable linking the three countries' national grids and aimed at improving insufficient electricity infrastructure in West Africa. The 70-kilometre power cable will join the Electrical Communit...

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Les échecs, c'est la pierre de touche de l'intelligence

Sport

L'Olympiade d'échecs 2018 a lieu du 23 septembre au 8 octobre au Sport Palace de Batoumi, en Géorgie. 

Les clubs issus de la D2 créent la surprise

Sport

Le championnat de première division a débuté samedi avec 14 clubs. Gbohloesu et Sara FC, venus de la D2, se sont imposés.

L'empreinte du Togo

Culture

La Banque ouest-africaine de développement (BOAD) a lancé un concours photos. Le vote se déroule en ligne.

En 2030, on y verra beaucoup plus clair

Développement

Le Togo a annoncé en juin dernier vouloir se doter d’une stratégie d’électrification ambitieuse.