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Togo: Gnassingbe wins third term as president

There has been confirmation from Togo’s constitutional court that Faure Gnassingbe has won a third term in office. He is said to have secured

There has been confirmation from Togo’s constitutional court that Faure Gnassingbe has won a third term in office. He is said to have secured

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Low election turnout as Togo's president seeks third term in power

There has been a low turnout in Togo’s presidential election, as incumbent Faure Gnassingbe seeks a third term in power. Gnassingbe has been

There has been a low turnout in Togo’s presidential election, as incumbent Faure Gnassingbe seeks a third term in power. Gnassingbe has been

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Clashes in Togo as protesters march against President Gnassingbe

There’ve been clashes in Togo’s capital Lome between security forces and opposition supporters protesting against President Faure Gnassingbe. They

There’ve been clashes in Togo’s capital Lome between security forces and opposition supporters protesting against President Faure Gnassingbe. They

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Ivory smuggling operation foiled in Togo

Authorities in Togo have seized four tonnes of ivory they say was destined for Vietnam, making three arrests. It is thought more than 500 elephants

Authorities in Togo have seized four tonnes of ivory they say was destined for Vietnam, making three arrests. It is thought more than 500 elephants

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Togo police break up protest calling for reform

Police in the west African country of Togo have used tear gas on protesters who defied a government ban on demonstrations to call for political

Police in the west African country of Togo have used tear gas on protesters who defied a government ban on demonstrations to call for political

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Opposition supporters demonstrating in Togo

Following the elections in Togo, supporters of the opposition lead by Jean-Pierre Fabre, demonstrate against the official results of the elections.

Following the elections in Togo, supporters of the opposition lead by Jean-Pierre Fabre, demonstrate against the official results of the elections.

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Thousands of Togolese portesting in the streets of Lome

Thousands of Togolese people took to the streets of Lome in two rival marches, one showing support for the newly re-elected President Faure

Thousands of Togolese people took to the streets of Lome in two rival marches, one showing support for the newly re-elected President Faure

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Togo: protest over poll results

Massive demonstration in Togo from opponent to Jean-Pierre Fabre, former dictator, who was declared winner of a disputed presidential ballot. Riot

Massive demonstration in Togo from opponent to Jean-Pierre Fabre, former dictator, who was declared winner of a disputed presidential ballot. Riot

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Elections in Togo

Togo polls open calmly amid opposition allegations, incumbent President Faure Gnassingbe may rig the outcome.

Togo polls open calmly amid opposition allegations, incumbent President Faure Gnassingbe may rig the outcome.

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Funerals held for Togo's football dead

Togo has held the funerals of the two members of its national football team murdered in a gun attack last week. The country’s President and prime

Togo has held the funerals of the two members of its national football team murdered in a gun attack last week. The country’s President and prime

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Fighting the Buruli ulcer

The Buruli ulcer eats holes in children. They are the main victims in several African countries. International charity organisations are working with

The Buruli ulcer eats holes in children. They are the main victims in several African countries. International charity organisations are working with

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Togo in mourning after football attack

The West African republic of Togo has gone into three days of official mourning, after two members of its national soccer delegation were killed in a

The West African republic of Togo has gone into three days of official mourning, after two members of its national soccer delegation were killed in a

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Togo's football team arrives home after ambush

Togo’s football team arrived home from Angola overnight after Friday’s deadly ambush of their team bus.   Obviously still shocked by events, the

Togo’s football team arrived home from Angola overnight after Friday’s deadly ambush of their team bus.   Obviously still shocked by events, the

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Doubt over Togo's participation in tournament

The African Cup of Nations gets underway in Angola today with confusion surrounding whether or not Togo will take part. The Togolese government

The African Cup of Nations gets underway in Angola today with confusion surrounding whether or not Togo will take part. The Togolese government

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Togo bus attack turns spotlight on rebel group

The attack on the Togo football team has significantly raised the profile of the rebel group responsible. The armed wing of the Front for the

The attack on the Togo football team has significantly raised the profile of the rebel group responsible. The armed wing of the Front for the

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Togo withdraws from African Nations Cup

There are reports that the goalkeeper of Togo’s national football team is among the dead after yesterday’s ambush in Angola. If accurate, it will

There are reports that the goalkeeper of Togo’s national football team is among the dead after yesterday’s ambush in Angola. If accurate, it will