Trussville resident heads to Togo with
TrussvilletribuneTrussville resident heads to Togo with Operation Christmas ChildTrussvilletribuneLast fall, Wishard asked Gates if she would be interested in going to Togo in the spring. “I told her I would love to and she explained that she would recommend me, but that didn't guarantee acceptance for the trip,” Gates said. “When I received an ...
Posted on 24 April 2017 | 8:52 pm
WFP Togo Country Brief, March 2017 -
ReliefWebWFP Togo Country Brief, March 2017ReliefWebThe fifth budget revision has been approved to extend the Development project (DEV 200304) for 15 months (from 1 January 2017 to 31 March 2018). Funds are needed to pursue capacity development activities in the school meals programme including ...and more »
Posted on 24 April 2017 | 8:20 am
St. Peter's Lutheran Church to host gala for
St. Peter's Lutheran Church to host gala for high school in TogoSouthernminn.comHer performance will be a major feature of the Gala Fundraiser for College Monfant, a Catholic girls high school in Dapaong, Togo. The accompanying dinner will include authentic African dishes like chicken yassa, bissap juice and five-cent cookie.
Posted on 22 April 2017 | 9:35 pm
Togo Becomes First Country in Africa to
Yahoo FinanceTogo Becomes First Country in Africa to Validate the Elimination of Lymphatic Filariasis as a Public Health ProblemYahoo FinanceGSK, Merck Sharp & Dohme (MSD), and the MECTIZAN® Donation Program (MDP) congratulate President Faure Gnassingbé, the government and the people of Togo for becoming the first country in Africa recognized by the World Health Organization to ...and more »
Posted on 18 April 2017 | 5:08 am
Togo's battle with coastal erosion -
Deutsche WelleTogo's battle with coastal erosionDeutsche WelleMan-made coastal erosion has reached alarming proportions in Togo. It is threatening the future of two major cities, Lome and Aneho, the current and former capitals, as well as dozens of fishing villages. Coastal erosion, in which land or beaches are ...and more »
Posted on 17 April 2017 | 12:23 am
News24.com | Togo kicks off presidential
Togo officially began its presidential election campaign on Friday with President Faure Gnassingbe's challenger Jean-Pierre Fabre seeking to end nearly 50 years of rule by the Gnassingbe family.
Posted on 10 April 2015 | 7:46 am
Togo kicks off presidential election
Togo officially began its presidential election campaign on Friday with President Faure Gnassingbe's challenger Jean-Pierre Fabre seeking to end nearly 50 years of rule by the Gnassingbe family. The first day of campaigning was low-key, with posters put up in the capital Lome of Gnassingbe and Fabre, leader of the main opposition Combat for Political Change (CAP) coalition. He took over in 2005 ...
Posted on 10 April 2015 | 6:36 am
Togo presidential hopefuls agree voter list,
By John Zodzi LOME (Reuters) - All of Togo's presidential candidates have agreed on an updated but still "imperfect" voter roll, removing an obstacle that had forced a delay in the election that will now take place on April 25, election officials said on Wednesday. "The current state of the election list is good enough for the 2015 vote," said Siaka Sangare, a Malian former general working for ...
Posted on 9 April 2015 | 12:17 am
Togo Presidential Hopefuls Agree on Voter
All of Togo's presidential candidates have agreed on an updated but still "imperfect" voter roll, removing an obstacle that had forced a delay in the election that will now take place on April 25, election officials said on Wednesday. "The current state of the election list is good enough for the 2015 vote," said Siaka Sangare, a Malian former general working for the International Organization ...
Posted on 8 April 2015 | 3:48 pm
Togo election postponed after concerns over
Togo's presidential election has been postponed by 10 days to April 25, the communications minister announced, after calls for a delay over claims the voter register was flawed. "The presidential election will be held on April 25, 2015 and not April 15, the initial date," said a presidential decree read on state television in the small West African country by Communications Minister Germaine ...
Posted on 27 March 2015 | 9:48 pm
Agricultural Researchers brainstorm to
The workshop, which had in attendance WAAPP Coordinators drawn from Ghana, Cote d'Ivoire, Togo, Sierra Leone, Benin, Liberia and Nigeria, and, among other things, was strategized to develop a new road map to sustain the project for the next phase.
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 1:31 am
Nigeria: Togolese Migrants Seek Asylum in
Speaking with Daily Trust yesterday at the Agbowa camp, their leader, Aholou Koffi, said they fled Togo for Benin Republic 10 years ago due to the political unrest in their country after the presidential election. According to him, the government of Benin ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 11:37 pm
Wheelbarrows to the rescue
Mysteriously, those to the tiny nearby countries of Benin and Togo have soared. Mr Emefiele’s efforts to prop up the naira also look counterproductive. He has managed to keep it at about 199 to the dollar since March. In theory, imports of the 41 ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 11:31 pm
Han Zheng meets parliament delegation from
SHANGHAI Party Secretary Han Zheng yesterday met a delegation from the National Assembly of Togolese Republic, led by the assembly speaker Dama Dramani. Han welcomed the guests to visit Shanghai after attending the 4th China-Africa People's Forum held in ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 10:54 pm
Fun food things to do in R.I. and
Pat’s Pastured ToGo Cart, Poblano Farm, Providence Granola Project, Reynolds Barn, RI Mushroom Company, Robin Hollow Farm, Seven Stars Bakery, Susanna’s Ice Cream, Tallulah’s Tacos, Willywaw, Windmist Farm and Zephyr Farm. Rotating are artisans ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 9:44 pm
Official: 1 student killed in Togo
A union official in the tiny West African nation of Togo says one student is dead and another wounded at a demonstration seeking better working conditions for teachers.
Posted on 15 April 2013 | 4:38 am
Students in Togo march to support their
Over 20,000 school children from primary, secondary and high schools marched on Thursday in the capital of Togo in support of teachers who are on strike to seek better working conditions.
Posted on 11 April 2013 | 4:49 am
Police fire tear gas at protesters in Togo
Police fired tear gas in Togo's capital, as protesters blocked the entrance to the gendarmerie where an opposition leader was being held for questioning.
Posted on 12 March 2013 | 9:08 am
Former Elf CEO released in Togo for medical
A prosecutor says that Togolese authorities have ordered the provisionary release of the former chief executive officer of the French oil corporation Elf after six months of detention in the West African country.
Posted on 27 February 2013 | 3:19 am
Togo militia stops protest against president
A militia of some 500 men loyal to President Faure Gnassingbe prevented a march by opposition groups over the weekend.
Posted on 17 September 2012 | 8:41 am