Togo's Maranatha, Tunisian club in barren draw

Tunisia's Etoile du Sahel and Maranatha de Lomé drew 0-0 in the African champions' League qualifying rounds first leg match on Sunday in Womé, some 135 km north-east of Lome. Both clubs, after trying to avoid surprises in the return leg, did not...

$50 million for Ghana-Togo-Benin power connectivity

The Board of Directors of the African Development Fund (ADF) has approved a loan of US$ 22.4 million in favour of Ghana and US$ 26.2 million in favour of Benin to connect the power grids between Ghana-Togo-Benin. The project seeks to reduce pover...

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...

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La chanson de Bella Bellow résonne puissamment

Culture

'Blewu' de l'artiste togolaise Bella Bellow a rythmé les cérémonies de commémoration du centenaire de l'armistice dimanche à Paris.

D1 : nouveau leader

Sport

Sara FC de Bafilo a pris la tête du championnat de D1 à l’issue de la 7e journée disputée dimanche.

Faux médicaments : 85 tonnes saisies au premier trimestre

Santé

Les chiffres à eux seuls donnent une idée de l’ampleur du problème. Plus de 85 tonnes de médicaments contrefaits ont été saisis au premier trimestre 2018.

Savoir doser la prise d'antibiotiques

Santé

L’emploi inapproprié et massif des antibiotiques allié au manque d’information des médecins contribuent au développement de la résistance microbienne.