COAT OF ARMS
Government: Presidential Republic
Current President: Faure Gnassingbé
Population: 7,552,318 (2015)
Land Size: 56,785 sq km (21,925 sq miles)
Major Ethic Groups:
- Wed - Nov 22, 2017: Ecowas Summit Holds in Abuja December, Togo President Gnassingbe Says - AllAfrica News: Togo
[Premium Times] Nigeria's capital city, Abuja, will host the next meeting of the Heads of State of the Economic Community of West African States, ECOWAS, on December 16, 2017.
- Mon - Nov 13, 2017: Did the Ministry Spend D800, 000 On Just 10 Air Tickets to Togo? - AllAfrica News: Togo
[The Point] Investigation has revealed the Ministry of Youth Sports 'spending over D800, 000' to secure just 10 air tickets from Satguru Travel Agency.
- Mon - Oct 30, 2017: Hundreds of Togolese Flee to Ghana - AllAfrica News: Togo
[CAJ News] MORE than 500 civilians from Togo have sought refuge in Ghana in the wake of the political unrest in their country.
- Thu - Oct 26, 2017: Foreign Affairs Minister Denies Calling for Togolese President's Resignation - AllAfrica News: Togo
[Foroyaa] The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, International Cooperation and Gambians Abroad (MoFA), has on Monday refuted reports on Reuters News Agency which quoted the Foreign Minister Ousainou Darboe, calling for the resignation of Togolese President Faure Gnassingbe, amid political crisis in Togo.