Togo's Maranatha eliminates Senegal's Jaraaf from Champions League

Togo's Maranatha of Fiokpo has advanced to the next round of the African Champions League after thumping Senegal's Jaraaf 3-0 on Sunday in Womé, some 140-km south-east of Lome (3-1 aggregate score). Assiongbo Ahyi scored the opener for the Togole...

West Africa targets growth

Nigeria, Benin and Togo on Thursday formed a new regional body aimed at fast-tracking the integration of the economies of the three west-African neighbours. The body, known as the Co-Prosperity Alliance Zone (Copaz), was formally inaugurated foll...

Brussels removes Togo from red list countries

The Belgian government has removed Togo from the red list of risk countries not to be associated with, the ambassador of Togo in Brussels, Félix Kodjo Sagbo, announced here Sunday. The Belgian government took this decision after the announcement...

Togo's Gilchrist Olympio for opposition council Friday

Gilchrist Olympio, leader of the Togolese opposition Forces for Change (UFC), who is exiled in Paris, is expected to return home Friday to participate UFC's national council scheduled 3-4 February in Lome, party officials said here Wednesday. &qu...

EU releases aid to Togo under 9th EDF

The European Union (EU) has notified the government of Togo the release of financial aid under the 9th European Development Fund (EDF), an instrument of the Cotonou Accord, an official source affirmed at the weekend. Félix Kodjo Sagbo, Togo's Amb...

Yellow fever in Togo

A mass vaccination campaign is planned to take place in the next two weeks in the regions of Savanes and Kara where 3 cases of yellow fever have been laboratory confirmed. The most recent yellow fever mass vaccination campaign in this area was co...

Togo appeals for EU's help in securing legislative election

Togolese Security Minister Colonel Atcha Titikpina has appealed to the European Union (EU) to help his country in securing the coming legislative elections. Titikpina made the request on Wednesday while receiving an EU delegation in Lome. During...

Ghana-Togo set up border facilitation committe

A 26-member Inter Border Facilitation Committee (IBFC) that will ensure the free movement of persons and goods between Ghana and Togo was Saturday inaugurated at Aflao on the Ghana Togo border, 230km East of Accra. The Committee's work is part of...

Togo's national soccer league resumes 4 February

Togo's national football premier league resumes on 4 February after weeks of recess, the Togolese Football Federation (FTF) said here Saturday. The tournament groups 16 teams, including seven based in Lome and nine in the rest of the country. 

Ecowas summit opens in Ouagadougou

The 31st ordinary summit of the Economic Community for West African States (ECOWAS) opened here Friday, with the Ivorian crisis top on the agenda. Eleven leaders of the 15-nation organisation, present at the opening ceremony, were from Benin, Cot...

Togo, South Africa to open African U-17 Championship

Host Togo will meet South Africa in the opening match of the African U-17 Championship billed for 10-24 March, according to the draw held by the Confederation of African Football (CAF) in the Togolese capital. The draw on Wednesday, supervised by...

Togolese parties agree on sticky electoral issues

All stakeholders to the Inter- Togolese dialogue Tuesday agreed unanimously to make decisions within the Independent National Electoral Commission (CENI) in their country. They reached the agreement during the third session of the follow-up commi...


Une clinique inaugurée à Agbata


Christoph Sander, l’ambassadeur d’Allemagne au Togo, a inauguré mardi la clinique d’Agbata (préfecture des Lacs).

Hub scientifique


La Société ouest-africaine de chimie tient à partir de mardi à Lomé ses 19e Journées scientifiques. 

Anticiper la réduction de l'APD


L’aide publique au développement (APD) demeure une source de financement très importante pour le Togo.

'Nous avons veillé à l’ouverture du marché à la concurrence'

Tech & Web

Les deux opérateurs de téléphonie mobile viennent de lancer leurs services 4G. La fibre se déploie. Bref, le Togo est en train de rattraper son retard.