COAT OF ARMS
Government: Presidential Republic
Current President: Faure Gnassingbé
Population: 8,608,444 (2020)
Land Size: 56,785 sq km (21,925 sq miles)
Major Ethnic Groups:
- Mon - Jun 29, 2020: Minority Demands Withdrawal of Military Deployment to Ghana-Togo Border Towns - AllAfrica News: Togo
[Ghanaian Times] The Minority in Parliament is demanding the immediate withdrawal of military personnel deployed to some Ghana-Togo border towns.
- Fri - Jun 5, 2020: In Togo, a Ministry Helping People Living With HIV Is a Sister's Life Work - AllAfrica News: Togo
[Global Sisters Report] Editor's note: Since this article was reported earlier this year, COVID-19 has now reached Togo, a small country in West Africa between Benin and Ghana, where Sr. Marie Stella Kouak cares for AIDS-HIV patients and orphans through the organization she founded 21 years ago, Vivre dans l'Espérance (To Live in Hope).