After months of silence, Togolese President Faure Gnassingbé said through four of his ministers that all the conditions are now in place to kick off dialogue.
West African heads of state begin their meeting in Abuja, Nigeria, on Saturday, with a range of issues on the agenda for the summit of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS).
President of Togo, Faure Gnassingbe, has reiterated his call for the opposition to accept dialogue as the government presses for an end to a running political crisis.
A WhatsApp group has brought together members from women’s organizations around the country focused on forest governance.
Mediators announced Friday that Togo will enter talks on controversial constitutional reform February 15.
The University of Lome, Togo has conferred the Honoris Causa Award on Dr. Wilfried Kraus of the Federal Ministry of Education and Research, Germany (BMBF).
Long-awaited talks between Togo's government and the opposition began on Monday to try to end a six-month political stand-off that has seen thousands take to the streets in almost weekly protests against the ruling party.
Nearly half of the opposition supporters arrested during a wave of anti-government demonstrations in Togo will be pardoned.
The Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani met here Saturday with Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Togo Robert Dussey.
The Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) Board of Directors approved a $35 million threshold program with the Togolese Republic.