Good economic governance: Togo in the top 5 African countries

The Togo is in the top five African countries that promote good economic governance, according to the World Bank’s 2023 report on the assessment of national policies and institutions for Africa (CPIA 2023) made public last September. According to the document, Togo records the strongest progress in 2022 in Africa with a score of 3.7 […]

Togo: Economic growth ultimately projected at 6.4% in 2023

An image of the administrative center of economic and financial services (Illustrative image) Growth of the Togolese economy is projected at 6.4% in 2023 compared to 6.6% initially, supported by the implementation of government roadmap projects. The outlook for the country’s economy was the subject of a communication developed on September 27 in the Council […]

Togo: Humanitarian assistance operation for disaster victims in Greater Lomé

Ministers Adjovi Lolonyo Apedoh-Anakoma and Calixte Batossie MADJOULBA The CEG of Baguida served as the framework this Thursday, September 28, 2023 for the official launch of humanitarian assistance operations for the victims of Greater Lomé following the floods recorded last July in certain districts of the city. The ceremony was chaired on behalf of the […]

Togo: Government reshuffle at the sound of horns; And after?

PM Victoire Tomegah Dogbé and her president, Faure Gnassingbé | Photo: DR The government of Victoire Dogbé underwent a reshuffle on September 8, 2023. New faces made their entry, such as Prefect Hodabalo Awate who was entrusted with the portfolio of Territorial Administration, decentralization and territorial development, replacing by Payadowa Boukpessi. The same goes for […]

Togo: The government announces the creation of a public university in Datcha

Council of Ministers (archive image) The town of Datcha in the Ogou prefecture (plateaux region) will house a public university. The draft decree creating this higher education institution was in fact adopted on September 27, 2023 by the government meeting in the Council of Ministers. The Togolese executive explains that this initiative reflects not only […]

Togo: The PPT denounces harassment of the DP of Tampa Express

“Tampa Express”, one of Togo’s most reliable media outlets, is subject to constant harassment from Togo’s corrupt government Following the publication of an article reporting corruption in public service recruitment competitions, Dr Francisco Napo Koura, Publication Director of the newspaper “Tampa Express, was summoned several times, notably by Minister Gilbert Bawara and the DCPJ. In […]

Togo: Minutes of the Council of Ministers of September 27, 2023

Council of Ministers chaired by Head of State Faure Gnassingbé The Council of Ministers met on Wednesday, September 27, 2023 under the chairmanship of His Excellency Mr. Faure Essozimna GNASSINGBE, President of the Republic. The council examined one (01) draft law, two (02) draft decrees and listened to three (03) communications. I – Under the […]