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  1. The best practices at the heart of the transformation of Africa Forum ...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Walta Information Centre

    The first Africa Best Practices Forum opens today in Lome. Organised jointly by Ellipse Communication and the specialised recruitment agency AfricSearch, this forum brings together economic and political decision-makers to promote the dissemination of best practices.

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  2. Radisson Blu Hotel Du 2 Fevrier Lome to Open Q4 2015 in TogoRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Hotel News Resource

    The 5-star Radisson Blu will offer 320 rooms and apartments, five food & drink outlets, meeting space of 3,600m2 including two auditoriums, an outdoor swimming pool and terrace, a business center, a business class lounge, a 375m2 gym & spa area, tennis courts and a casino. Carlson Rezidor adds a new country to its growing portfolio in Africa and announces its first property in Togo: the Radisson Blu Hotel du 2 Fvrier in Lom will feature 320 keys and is scheduled to open in Q4 2015.

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  3. Togo sets presidential elections for April 15Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Newsday

    Togo's government says presidential elections will take place April 15 after delays and amid opposition to the president's possible nomination for another term. The ruling party announced the April date on Tuesday and ruling party spokesman, Gilbert Bawara, said it is likely President Faure Gnassingbe will be nominated for a third term.

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  4. Togo president to run as candidate in April electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Togo's President Faure Gnassingbe has accepted his party's nomination as candidate for elections in April, a member of his party said on Wednesday, quoting the president. President of Togo Faure Gnassingbe casts his ballot inside a school in Lome July 25, 2013.

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  5. Togo presidential election to be held on April 15...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | New Vision

    A file photo taken on April 24, 2005 shows a woman casting her ballot to vote in the presidential elections in Lome. AFP PHOTO / ISSOUF SANOGO Togo's presidential election will be held on April 15, the government said on Tuesday, the eve of a ruling party conference at which incumbent Faure Gnassingbe is expected to be selected as candidate.

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  6. .com | Togo sets presidential election date for 15 AprilRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | News24

    Lome - Togo has fixed 15 April as the date for a presidential election, a decree issued late on Tuesday stated, and incumbent President Faure Gnassingbe is expected to seek a third term in office in defiance of opposition calls for him to step aside. The president's ruling Rally of the Togolese People is due to hold a party convention on Wednesday during which it is expected to nominate Gnassingbe as its candidate for the polls.

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  7. GNPC's $100m barges deal stinksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Ghanamma.com

    It has emerged that the Attorney General and Minister for Justice advised the Ghana National Petroleum Corporation that it was not within the corporation's statutory mandate to provide loan guarantees to other entities - whether public or private. This was in respect of the ongoing public-private partnership agreement between the Electricity Company of Ghana and Karpowership of Turkey over the emergency power barges or ships to mitigate the power generation deficit in the country.

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  8. $100M Turkey Barges Deal In LimboRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Ghanamma.com

    Reports reaching DAILY GUIDE indicate that the ongoing public-private partnership agreement between the Electricity Company of Ghana and Karpowership of Turkey over the emergency power barges is hitting a snag. This is because the two local banks with their headquarters in Togo and Nigeria respectively - earmarked to finance the deal - appear to have developed cold feet.

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  9. .com | Govt shuts schools in Togo after student protestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | News24

    Togo on Tuesday temporarily shut all schools in the country, with the exception of universities, after a protest by students over repeated strikes by teachers, the government said. Students poured onto the streets of the capital, Lome, calling for the resumption of classes and urging the authorities to meet the demands of educators.

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  10. Brown Card Scheme Reviews ProtocolRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | Ghanamma.com

    An Ad Hoc Committee of the Council of Bureaux ECOWAS Brown Card Insurance Scheme recently met in Lome, Togo, to review the legal text of the scheme to make in work better for member states. The review had become necessary because since its establishment in 1982 by the signing of a Protocol by Heads of Governments of ECOWAS to enhance inter-states road transport, only some few changes had been made to the main Protocol in 2001.

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  11. Togocel targets 4G network launch in 2015, source claimsRead the original story

    Monday Feb 16 | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    Togo Cellulaire , the mobile arm of fixed line incumbent Togo Telecom, plans to launch the tiny African nation's first 4G mobile network this year and roll out mobile banking, according to an unnamed source claiming knowledge of the situation. Details of the launch are scant concerning the terms of the award, coverage requirements and anticipated launch date, while many in the Republic have reacted with some bemusement, arguing that the cellco's current 3G network is inadequate at best, and efforts should be made to improve that before even considering 4G.

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  12. Ethiopia: Nigeria Shortlists Ethiopian for National Carrier EstablishmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 15 | AllAfrica.com

    Nigeria Airways, Virgin Nigeria and Air Nigeria were the national flag carriers of Nigeria at different times which all went to the dust bin of history. In a renewed impetus to establish a national flag carrier the Government of Nigeria is looking for a strategic partner that will work with the government.

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  13. Ecobank plans to move its baseRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 12 | Iol.co.za

    ECOBANK Transnational's board was due to meet yesterday in Ghana after the lender was ordered to pay compensation to its former chief executive Thierry Tanoh by courts in Ivory Coast and Togo. Shareholders, including South Africa's biggest pension fund administrator, the Public Investment Corporation, Nedbank and Qatar National Bank , may discuss moving Ecobank's headquarters from Togo, according to Martial Akakpo, a lawyer for Ecobank based in the capital, Lome.

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  14. Ghana: Minute By Minute Account of How Chinese Fishing Vessel Was HijackedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | AllAfrica.com

    Drama unfolded at the Tema Fishing Harbour last week Thursday, when the media exposed Chinese owners of a fishing vessel , which was recently seized by pirates in the Ghanaian waters for trying to hide the death of Ghanaians who were onboard the vessel. At a news conference the owners organized to throw more light on the seizure of the vessel, the Tema Metropolitan Chief Executive, Isaac Odamten among others did not hide their joy at the safe return of the hijacked fishing vessel, but none of them made mention of the disaster that occurred at sea.

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  15. No Petrol To Pick Nigerian PiratesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Ghanamma.com

    Owing to lack of fuel to transport the eight suspected Nigerian pirates, the Adjabeng Magistrate Court in Accra yesterday had to adjourn hearing of the case to February 19, 2014. Consequently, the court, presided over Ms.

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  16. AgriMinco UpdateRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | Market Wire

    AgriMinco Corp. announced that as a result of the failure of the Company to file, by the deadline of January 28, 2015, its audited financial statements for the fiscal year ended September 30, 2014, related management's discussion and analysis and CEO and CFO certificates , the Ontario Securities Commission has issued a temporary general cease trade order. The cease trade order prohibits the trading of ANO's securities effective immediately.

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  17. UPDATE 2-Togo court awards former Ecobank CEO Tanoh $11.6 mlnRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Reuters

    A court in Togo awarded Thierry Tanoh, the former chief executive of pan-African lender Ecobank , $11.6 million on Tuesday after he filed a wrongful dismissal suit following the bank's decision to fire him last March. The labour court ruling represents a sharp legal setback for Ecobank, one of the biggest financial institutions in sub-Saharan Africa, whose presence in 36 countries has enabled it to take advantage of rapid economic growth on the continent.

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  18. UPDATE 1-Togo court awards former Ecobank CEO Tanoh $11.6 mlnRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Reuters

    A court in Togo awarded the former chief executive of pan-African lender Ecobank Thierry Tanoh $11.6 million on Tuesday over his wrongful dismissal suit that followed the bank's decision to fire him last March. The bank said it would appeal the ruling and file a criminal complaint against Tanoh in Lome, where Ecobank Transnational International, the bank's holding company, has its headquarters.

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  19. .com | Togo elections to be held 'latest' 5 MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | News24

    Togo's constitutional court announced on Monday that presidential elections have to be held by 5 March "at the latest". Voting in the West African country had to take place at least 60 days before the end of President Faure Gnassingbe's second term, which officially runs out on 3 May, the court said in a statement read on national television.

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  20. Court remands alleged Nigerian piratesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | GhanaWeb

    The Adjabeng District Magistrate Court in Accra has adjourned to February 11, the case involving the alleged eight Nigerian pirates. The accused persons are Molih Williams, Molih Klinsman, Peggy Aki, Ebiyaibo Amos, David Jacobs, Apetimiyi Oyinie, Pinano Saniyo and Picolo John, all unemployed.

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