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Full power

The construction of a new power plant in Lome was a necessity.
The Proof. The Plant runs every day for over 18 hours and in peak periods, the 4 engines operate at 100% on the network, which is more than 50 MW.
The CEB is supplied wit...

CFA zone : Meeting in Chad

The Togolese Minister of Economy and Finance, Adji Otteh Ayassor (photo), will be participating in the meeting of Finance Ministers of the CFA Zone, on 11 and 12 April in N'Djamena.
A bi-annual meeting to review the progress. The situation...

Parliamentary Diplomacy

The President of the National Assembly, Abass Bonfoh, met on Monday his counterpart from Gabon, Guy Nzouba Ndama (photo), and the second President of the Assembly of Mali, Assarid Ag Imbarcaouane.
Both personalities are in Togo to participat...

Boosting public-private partnerships

World Bank (WB) will continue its support to Togo in the implementation of structural reforms and reviving the economy.
On Monday, the WB experts and representatives of several ministries (Public Works, Transportation, Education, Energy, Ag...

New evacuations to Togo

About 250 foreign nationals, including French, have left Abidjan to Togo and Senegal on Monday. Two French military aircraft landed at Lomé on board with about 150 passengers.
During Saturday-Sunday night, 77 foreign nationals had already l...

ENI : Scaroni keeps his job

The Italian Government appointed, on Monday, Giuseppe Recchi to become the Chairman of the oil giant ENI in which it holds 30.3% of stake.
The CEO, Paolo Scaroni (photo), still holds his position.
Mr. Scaroni visited Togo in October 2...

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,...

Lebanon thanks Togo for its hospitality

About 50 Lebanese nationals living in Ivory Coast arrived in Togo on Sunday and Monday, taking advantage of the rotations by the French army from the Abidjan airport. Some were greeted by friends and relatives, while others preferred taking a com...

Hunt for money laundering

The French Development Agency (AFD) granted, on Monday, a support of 17 million CFA francs to the Financial Bank to help it fight against money laundering and terrorist financing.
This support aims to strengthen the training of 500 employee...

Still no news of the hostages

There was still no news of Yves Lambelin until Tuesday afternoon, the CEO of the Sifca Group, and Stephane Frantz Di Rippel (photo), director of Novotel Ivory Coast, abducted Monday at the Novotel Hotel in Abidjan by soldiers of the former Presid...