Togo’s Prime Minister, others resign

Togolese Prime Minister Komi Selom Klassou and his government have resigned, in an expected political reshuffle delayed by the coronavirus pandemic. The move late on Friday was anticipated since President Faure Gnassingbe was re-elected in February for a fourth term in office after a constitutional change allowed him to run again. A statement on the […]

22 Arrested In An Attempt To Cross Over From Ghana To Togo

Twenty-two persons have found themselves in the grips of Akatsi South Police Command in Volta Region for attempting to cross over from Ghana to Togo. On Tuesday around 11:00pm, the 22 persons were spotted by the security taskforce in the district with unregistered motorbikes. According to the DCE of the area, Dr. Prince Sedoke Amuzu, […]

West African Nations Adopt ECO As ‘Single Currency’

Beginning in January 2020, countries within the West African sub-region will be able to use a single currency called ECO. The currency was adopted by the Authority of ECOWAS Heads of State and Government on Saturday in Nigeria’s capital Abuja. The West African leaders endorsed the currency at their 55th Ordinary Session and approved a road map […]