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UN peacekeeper, two civilians killed in Mali attack

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon condemned the killings "in the strongest terms" and warned that "attacks targeting United Nations peacekeepers may constitute war crimes under international law."

Kerala CM Chandy asks Centre to take steps to rescue jailed Keralites in Togo

Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Wednesday urged the Centre to take immediate steps rescue the four Keralites jailed in Togo in West Africa. 

FIFA change Uganda-Togo 2018 World Cup qualifying ties

FIFA change Uganda-Togo 2018 World Cup qualifying ties

FIFA has rescheduled the dates of the 2018 World CUP first round qualifying matches between Uganda and Togo.

Help stranded Keralites return to India: Oommen Chandy to Sushma Swaraj

Chief Minister Oommen Chandy has urged External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj to help eight Keralites stranded in two African countries return home at the earliest.

Four dead in fuel tank explosion at Togo factory: Govt

 Four people were killed when a fuel tank exploded at a cement factory outside Togo`s capital, Lome, the country`s security minister said on Wednesday.

Selom Klassou named as Togo`s new prime minister

 Togo`s President Faure Gnassingbe has named Selom Klassou as the country`s new prime minister after winning elections in April, extending his family`s nearly five-decade grip on power.

African leaders to discuss joint piracy response: Togo

African leaders will meet later this year in Togo to discuss drawing up a continental charter against maritime piracy, the country`s authorities have announced.

Togo government resigns as President begins third term

Togo`s Prime Minister Kwesi Seleagodji Ahoomey-Zunu and his government resigned on Friday, an expected move after elections last month that saw President Faure Gnassingbe extend his family`s nearly five-decade grip on power.

President Pranab Mukherjee congratulates Togolese president on re-election

President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday congratulated his Togolese counterpart Faure Essozimna Gnassingbe on his re-election.

Togo opposition rejects presidential election victory

Togo`s main opposition party on Wednesday rejected official presidential election results declaring victory for incumbent Faure Gnassingbe with 58.75 percent of the vote, and instead claimed a win for its candidate Jean-Pierre Fabre.

Togo president re-elected with 58.75 pc of vote: Official

Togo's President Faure Gnassingbe has won a third term with 58.75 per cent of the vote in Saturday's polls, the electoral commission said, with his main rival Jean-Pierre Fabre taking 34.95 per cent.

Togo president extends lead in vote: partial results

Togo`s incumbent President Faure Gnassingbe has extended a strong lead over his main rival in a weekend poll, according to the latest partial results issued Tuesday.

Togo president ahead in weekend vote: Partial results

Togo`s incumbent President Faure Gnassingbe appeared set for a third term Monday after a weekend election, with partial results giving him a strong lead.

PM Modi conveys best wishes to Togo on their National Day

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday extended best wishes to the people of Togo, on their National Day.

Togo votes for a new president

Togo votes for a new president on Saturday, with the incumbent Faure Gnassingbe seeking a third term in office to extend his family`s grip on power into a second half-century.

Spurs striker Emmanuel Adebayor returns from compassionate leave

Spurs striker Emmanuel Adebayor returns from compassionate leave

Tottenham Hotspur striker Emmanuel Adebayor has returned from compassionate leave and is available for Saturday`s Premier League match against Burnley, manager Mauricio Pochettino said on Friday.

Gulf of Guinea: Africa`s new pirate paradise

A year after vowing to banish buccaneers from their waters, countries in the Gulf of Guinea -- the new epicentre of piracy in Africa -- are struggling to get their act together.

Emmanuel Adebayor's brother says striker 'brainwashed' by Islamic leaders

Emmanuel Adebayor's brother says striker 'brainwashed' by Islamic leaders

Togo football star Emmanuel Adebayor's brother Kola has said that the Tottenham Hotspur striker has been "brainwashed" by Islamic spiritual leaders into believing that their mother used black magic to ruin his form on the field.

Togo`s opposition calls for massive street protest

Togo`s opposition on Thursday called for a large-scale protest on the streets of the capital to demand political reforms before next year`s general election.

Togo opposition slams president over refusal to reform

Togo`s opposition on Wednesday slammed President Faure Gnassingbe`s rejection of political reform before next year`s general election, but vowed to keep up the pressure on him to act.