Togo

Ongoing surge in COVID-19 cases across Pacific Island states

By John Braddock, 23 July 2020

The global health and economic crisis is having a catastrophic impact on the fragile and impoverished former colonies across the Pacific.

Togo doctors strike over disastrous state of public hospitals

By Eddie Haywood, 11 April 2018

The government is starving funding for health care, spending the criminally negligent amount of just $16 per person in a country of nearly 8 million.

Mass demonstrations in Togo threaten to topple ruling government

By Eddie Haywood, 8 September 2017

Tens of thousands of Togolese poured into the streets on Wednesday and Thursday demanding the ruling government of Faure Gnassingbe resign.

Tensions over Togo election

By Barry Mason, 17 March 2010

Demonstrators took to the streets of Togo’s capital, Lomé, in West Africa last weekend to protest the recent election results.