COAT OF ARMS
Government: Presidential Republic
Current President: Faure Gnassingbé
Population: 8,176,449 (2018)
Land Size: 56,785 sq km (21,925 sq miles)
Major Ethnic Groups:
- Thu - Apr 9, 2020: Togo Renews Collaboration With Ghana to Fight Against COVID-19 - AllAfrica News: Togo
[Ghanaian Times] Honuta Border -The Togolese authorities have renewed their stance to collaborate with Ghana in the fight against the coronavirus (COVID-19), especially in the area of surveillance along the border.
- Wed - Apr 8, 2020: Security Personnel Round Up 107 Intruders From Burkina Faso, Benin, Togo - AllAfrica News: Togo
[Ghanaian Times] About 107 foreign nationals who entered the country illegally have been arrested by security personnel stationed in the Upper West and Ashanti Regions respectively.
- Mon - Apr 6, 2020: IMF Executive Board Completes the Sixth Review Under Togo's ECF Arrangement and Augments Disbursement to Address the Impact of COVID-19 - AllAfrica News: Togo
[IMF] Washington, DC - The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) completed the sixth and final review of Togo's economic performance under a program supported by an Extended Credit Facility (ECF) arrangement.  The completion of the review enables the disbursement of SDR 96.63 million (about US$131.3 million), bringing total disbursements under the arrangement to SDR 247.65 million (about US$ 336.4 million).
- Wed - Mar 18, 2020: Togo, Niger, Benin Owing Nigeria N30bn for Electricity - Commission - AllAfrica News: Togo
[Premium Times] Togo, Niger and Benin Republic owe Nigeria a total of N29.97 billion for the electricity supplied to them from January to September 2019, the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission had said.