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  1. Police fire tear gas in Togo to disperse protestRead the original story

    Dec 5, 2014 | ETaiwanNews.com

    Police in the capital of Togo have fired tear gas to disperse anti-government protesters who were attempting to hold a demonstration inside a stadium. Before the rally could begin, security forces cordoned off the venue and lobbed tear gas at the angry youths trying to approach.

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  2. Togo Football Federation president arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | NewsOK.com

    A member of FIFA's organizing committee for Olympic football tournaments has been arrested, the Togo Football Federation said Friday. Togo football president Gabriel Ameyi was detained in connection with "a business transaction," federation official Toussa Komi Gabriel said, adding that the arrest had nothing to do with his running of the football body.

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  3. Hollande warns African leaders who cling to powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2014 | Newsday

    ... despite violent protests, so he could stay beyond the two-term limit. Also present was President Faure Gnassingbe of Togo, where term limits were removed from the constitution in 2002. Protesters, who want the limits reinstated to prevent Gnassingbe ...

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  4. Togo's opposition calls for massive street protestRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2014 | Vallejo News

    Togo's opposition on Thursday called for a large-scale protest to demand political reforms before next year's elections but commentators warned against seeing it as another Burkina Faso. The eight-party Combat for Political Alternative in 2015 alliance made the call for "the people of Lome and nearby to come out in huge numbers" at a rally on Friday.

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  5. Togo's Opposition Calls for Mass Protest FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2013 | Voice of America

    ... maybe it will happen," Delava said. This comes as a coalition of opposition parties and civil society groups in Togo have called for a mass protest Friday (Nov. 28) to demand reforms ahead of next year's general election. Delava said the protesters ...

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  6. Call for protests ahead of Togo pollRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2014 | Iol.co.za

    Togo's opposition on Thursday called for a large-scale protest to demand political reforms before next year's elections but commentators warned against seeing it as another Burkina Faso. alliance made the call for "the people of Lome and nearby to come out in huge numbers" at a rally on Friday.

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  7. .com | Togo's opposition wants huge street protestRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2014 | News24

    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. "We're calling on the people of Lome and nearby to come out in huge numbers tomorrow [Friday] to support the demonstration by human rights groups," said an opposition spokesperson, Francis Pedro.

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  8. .com | Togo opposition slams presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2014 | News24

    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. Gnassingbe said on Tuesday that he will not bow to demands to restrict the number of presidential mandates to two five-year terms.

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  9. Ghana-Togo to collaborate to ensure food securityRead the original story

    Nov 26, 2014 | GhanaWeb

    Ghana and Togo have agreed to collaborate in the areas of agriculture, aquaculture and fisheries to ensure food adequacy and security in the West African sub-region. They have also agreed to collaborate in the areas of electricity, trade and water supply to kick-start the integration process of the Economic Community for West African States.

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  10. Togo president hints at vying for 3rd term in officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2013 | Newstime Africa

    ... Togolese counterpart on the Sogakope Water project, which aims to source potable water from Ghana's Volta River into Togo. "We have had bilateral discussions where authorities of the Togo water supply system have met the Ghana water company and ...

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  11. Mahama, Togo Prez to commission railway projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | Ghanamma.com

    Ghana and neighbouring Togo are due to commence two major projects in the water and transport sectors that will enhance development partnership between the two countries. The President of the Republic of Togo, Faure Essozimna GnassingbA , is on a three-day State visit to Ghana.

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  12. Regina doctor volunteers in Togo | VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | Canada.com

    Dr. Craig Milne and his wife Gerda are headed to Togo, a country currently working to battle Ebola, to undertake volunteer work. Craig is a surgeon and has worked in a number of developing countries.

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  13. Togo president Gnassingb begins 3-day visit to GhanaRead the original story

    Nov 24, 2014 | GhanaWeb

    Togo president Faure Gnassingbe will begin a three-day State visit to Ghana Monday afternoon. The visit is expected to further develop, enhance and consolidate the relationship between the Anglophone and Francophone countries, a statement from the presidency said.

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  14. Burkina Faso: Communique of 468th PSC Meeting On the Situation in Burkina FasoRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    ... Faso, John Dramani Mahama of Ghana, current Chairman of ECOWAS, Goodluck Jonathan of Nigeria, and Faure Gnassingbe of Togo, for their sustained and timely efforts towards the establishment of a civilian-led transition in Burkina Faso, including the ...

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  15. Cranes walk in the darkRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2014 | New Vision

    ... superior technical abilities. On Wednesday night in Casablanca, there was no hiding place. Guinea had just whitewashed Togo away in Lome, and they were never going to give up the momentum, just when Canaan was in sight. They went for the jugular ...

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  16. Togo police fire tear gas, water canon to break up opposition marchRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | Reuters

    Togo security forces fire tear gas at opposition protesters marching against a potential reelection bid by the country's president. Rough Cut .

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  17. Thousands press for term limits in Togo protestsRead the original story

    Nov 21, 2014 | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... to an announcement in the Ferguson police shooting. But a spokesman for St. Louis County's top prosecutor said... LOME, Togo (AP) - Security forces in Togo used rubber bullets and tear gas to disperse thousands of demonstrators calling for term ...

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  18. Tolerance-the Cornerstone of Human RelationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | PRWeb

    ... delivering human rights education training to 600 teachers in Lome, the capital of the West African country of Togo; Mexican Scientologists organized a human rights petition "sign-a-thon," calling for the government to enforce human rights standards ...

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  19. Togo opposition marchers clash with security forcesRead the original story

    Nov 21, 2014 | Reuters

    Security forces in Togo's capital Lome fired tear gas on Friday at stone-throwing opposition supporters who were among thousands of people marching against a potential reelection bid by the president. The demonstrators were calling on the government to implement an agreed presidential term limit under which President Faure Gnassingbe would step down next year.

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  20. Cranes extend 37 years of painRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Daily Monitor

    ... in the preliminary stages of this campaign to secure a spot in the qualification group stages against Ghana, Guinea and Togo. A one-all draw away against Ghana and a 2-0 win against Guinea at Namboole raised hopes of the locals. But the Cranes lost ...

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