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  1. Netanyahu's visit to Africa yields growing momentumBy Greer Fay CashmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Jerusalem Post

    ... Reuven Rivlin on Monday that he will be returning in just over two weeks when he accompanies Togo President Faure Gnassingbe who is due to visit Israel on August 10. ECOWAS is an economic conglomerate of 15 West African countries with a total ...


  2. Togo president to visit Israel in AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | Jerusalem Post

    Togo President Faure Gnassingbe is expected to arrive for a visit in early August, The Jerusalem Post has learned, with Jerusalem keen on keeping alive the momentum of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's recent visit to Africa. Togo is one of Israel's strongest friends in western Africa, as evidenced last September when it joined Rwanda, Kenya and Burundi as the other African states in supporting Israel at a key vote at the International Atomic Energy Agency.


  3. Changing the futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | The Courier

    ... the country following the sudden death of president Gnassingbe Eyadema in 2005. War broke out when his son, Faure Gnassingbe Eyadema succeeded his father and was elected president despite widespread international criticism. Hundreds died challenging ...


  4. Dr M Camp Warns Malays a Step from 'Failed State Syndrome': Najib Has ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2016 | Malaysia Chronicle

    ... also one of the poorest in the world. But in less than three after the report was released, its president, Faure Gnassingbe, was overwhelmingly elected for the third term. His family has been in power since 1967, when his father Gnassingbe Eyadema ...


  5. China's Xi meets North Korean delegation: XinhuaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | Thanh Nein News

    China's President Xi Jinping arrives for a welcoming ceremony for Togo's President Faure Gnassingbe outside the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, China, May 30, 2016. Photo: Reuters/Jason Lee Chinese President Xi Jinping on Wednesday met a visiting delegation from North Korea's ruling party, China's Xinhua state news agency said, without providing other details.


  6. China's President Xi pledges more support for technology firmsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | Channelnewsasia.com

    China's President Xi Jinping has vowed to increase government support for technology companies, state media reported, in an attempt to raise the country's competitiveness that could also further fuel concerns over protectionism. China's President Xi Jinping and Togo's President Faure Gnassingbe arrive for a signing ceremony at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, China, May 30, 2016.


  7. Chinese, Togolese presidents agree to upgrade cooperationRead the original story

    May 30, 2016 | Xinhuanet

    Chinese President Xi Jinping and visiting Togolese President Faure Gnassingbe agreed in their talks on Monday to promote bilateral ties to a new level through enhanced cooperation in various fields. The China-Togo friendship was forged and cultivated by the late Togolese President Gnassingbe Eyadema and several generations of Chinese leaders, Xi said, noting their relationship has become a model of ties between large and small countries.


  8. Interview: Togolese president praises "outstanding" cooperation with ChinaRead the original story

    May 27, 2016 | Xinhuanet

    "Where your heart is, your feet are not reluctant to go," he told Xinhua before his departure for a state visit to China. These issues, he said, had been touched upon in the margins of a summit of the Forum for China-Africa Cooperation in December 2015 in Johannesburg, South Africa.


  9. Nigeria: Nigeria, Partners Switch Focus to Poverty ReductionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    ... of Chad; Idriss Deby, Niger; Mahamadou Issoufou, Cameroon; Paul Biya, Benin; Patrice Talon and Togo; Faure Gnassingbe, attended the event. The LCBC member states renewed their commitment to addressing humanitarian crisis affecting millions of ...


  10. Africa: All Set for World Economic Forum in KigaliRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    Ten African heads of state and government are converging in Kigali this week for the 26th World Economic Forum on Africa. Gabon's Ali Bongo Ondimba, Alpha Conde of Guinea, Uhuru Kenyatta of Kenya, Macky Sall of Senegal, and Faure Gnassingbe of Togo are among those expected at the event whose theme is "Connecting Africa's Resources through Digital Transformation."


  11. Mugabe is a tried and tested statesman - Togo PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2016 | GhanaWeb

    President Robert Mugabe is a tried and tested statesman who demonstrated unparalleled leadership qualities during his tenure as African Union chairperson, Togolese President Faure Gnassingbe has said. Gnassingbe, who opened the 57th edition of the Zimbabwe International Trade Fair in Bulawayo yesterday, said achieving peace in a delicate hotspot like Mali and calling for unity in the fight against the Ebola pandemic, were some of the many notable achievements President Mugabe scored as AU chair.


  12. Zimbabwe: Togo Leader Opens Trade Fair As Grace's Dairy Firm Wins AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    TOGOLESE President, Faure Essozimna Gnassingb, has urged African countries to remove barriers to competitive trade and promote integration and industrialisation of own economies. It was his first time to visit Zimbabwe and he thanked President Mugabe for extending the invitation to him, saying it was the beginning of friendship between the two countries.


  13. Electoral masturbation & NDC baboonismRead the original story

    Apr 29, 2016 | GhanaWeb

    ... was made to take effect on May 1, 2016. Please, has John Mahama been made the President of Togo? Where is Faure Gnassingbe Eyadema? Has he abdicated the Togolese Presidency and handed Power over to John Mahama? When Ghanaians cannot afford a decent ...


  14. Ethiopia - Champion Of Regional PeaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | Walta Information Centre

    ... The list includes Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn, President Omar Al-Bashir of Soudan, President Faure Gnassingbe EyadA ma of Togo and President Hassen Sheik Mohamud of Somalia and Kofi Annan former Secretary General of the United Nations. ...


  15. Togo: Togolese President Opens Revamped Airport TerminalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    Togolese President Faure Gnassingbe on Monday inaugurated a new airport terminal modernized with the help of Chinese funds and companies. The new terminal of Gnassingbe Eyadema International Airport of Lome has been modernized with an investment of 150 million U.S. dollars from Exim Bank of China, and redesigned and rebuilt by two Chinese companies WIETEC and China Airport Construction Group Corporation .


  16. His Majesty Sultan Qaboos sends greetings to the Netherlands, Togo, Sierra Leone, South AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2016 | Times of Oman

    ... Togolese President His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said has sent a cable congratulations to President Faure Gnassingbe of the Republic of Togo on the occasion of his country's National Day. In his cable, His Majesty the Sultan has expressed his ...


  17. Friday, March 25Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    1911 - A fire at the Triangle Shirtwaist Co. factory in New York City kills 146 immigrant workers; the tragedy galvanizes America's labor movement.


  18. We were prepared for AL-Qaeda attack - OuattaraRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2016 | GhanaWeb

    The Ivorian President, Alassane Ouattara, on Tuesday said at a joint news conference with his counterparts from Togo and Benin, Presidents Faure Gnassingbe and Yayi Boni respectively, that his government was prepared for Sunday's attack on Grand Bassam, a beach town, about 41 kilometres from Abidjan, the capital city. Responding to questions from THISDAY at the palace of the president, A if he saw the attacks coming in view of the recent attacks on Mali and Burkina Faso and the need for the regional cooperation to review strategy in taming the menace of terrorism, President Ouattara said the extent of the preparation of the nation's security forces was evident in the way they repelled the attacks and followed up.


  19. .com | France ups Africa anti-terror supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2016 | News24

    ... Also in Abidjan as a mark of solidarity were Benin President Thomas Boni Yayi and Togolese counterpart Faure Gnassingbe, who urged a regional response to terror. "You don't fight terrorism alone... there are national responses which are important ...


  20. Chinese president vows to push ties with Togo to new heightsRead the original story

    Dec 4, 2015 | Xinhuanet

    Chinese President Xi Jinping pledged here Thursday to push relations with Togo to a new high during a meeting with his Togolese counterpart. Ahead of a summit on China-Africa cooperation in Johannesburg, Xi told President Faure Gnassingbe that China attaches great importance to bilateral ties and the two countries should consolidate political mutual trust and enhance cooperation to achieve common development.