Tag Archives: Togo

Victoire Tomégah Dogbé Becomes Togo’s First Woman Prime Minister

Victoire Tomegah Dogbe has been appointed as Togo’s first-ever female Prime Minister, according to reports from local media. Dogbe, whose appointment was confirmed by President Faure Gnassingbe on Monday, replaces Komi Selom Klassou, who resigned as prime minister on Friday, a position he held since 2015. The 60-year-old is well known and respected in Togo, having…

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Emmanuel Adebayor Says He Won’t Be Donating Towards COVID-19 Battle In Togo

Nigeria-born footballer, Emmanuel Adebayor, has insisted that he will not be making any donations towards the fight against coronavirus pandemic in his homeland, Togo. The French-speaking country has recorded a total of 88 cases, including six fatalities since the virus broke out last December. Despite the development, the former Premier League star is not apologetic about his statement, saying…

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Osinbajo Hosts Togolese President in Aso Rock Villa

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, on Wednesday evening, received President Faure Gnassingbe of Togo in his office at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The Togolese President was newly elected Chairman of ECOWAS. A statement by the Senior Special Assistant on media and publicity in the Office of the Vice President, Laolu Akande, said Osinbajo assured him of Nigeria’s support…

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Illegal Migrants Deported From Gabon

About 500 illegal migrants mainly from Nigeria, Mali, Togo, Senegal, Niger Republic, Guinea Conakry and other African countries have been repatriated from Gabon to Nigeria for not having valid travelling documents. Receiving the deportees at the Inland Waterways Jetty in Calabar, the Cross River State capital, the State Comptroller of the Nigerian Immigration Service, Funke…

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President Jonathan Congratulates President Gnassingbe Of Togo On His Re-election

President Goodluck Jonathan Wednesday congratulated President Faure Gnassingbé of Togo on his victory in the country’s recent presidential election. A statement issued by the presidential spokesperson, Dr. Reuben Abati, said: “Now that President Gnassingbe’e victory at the polls has been confirmed by Togo’s Constitutional Court, President Jonathan calls on all the people of Togo to…

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Interview: First Lady Of Storm Records Sasha P Branches Into Fashion- Talks About Her Label “Eclectic by Sasha” & New Collection “Inception”

First lady of Storm records, Sasha P is not stranger to us, the Nigerian hip-hop artist with real name Yetunde Alabi has been in the music industry since 2001.   She released her first single in 2002 called “Work It” one that received an amazing reception in Nigeria. In the same year, she releaed another…

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