Tuesday, February 16, 2021



Nigerian troops destroy more illegal refineries, impound stolen products – DHQ

The Defence Headquarters says the troops of Operations Delta Safe, AWATSE and others have sustained the fight against economic sabotage to secure critical oil infrastructure in the South-South and South West zones of the country.

FIFA releases names of African referees, assistant referees to feature Women’s World Cup 2023

Nineteen female referees from Africa have been selected to participate in the FIFA Women’s World Cup in 2023, to be jointly hosted by Australia and New Zealand, during a reserved period in the FIFA Women’s International Match Calendar between 10 July and 20 August 2023.

3 policemen dismissed for robbing Togo-based businessman in Lagos

Three policemen attached to Ijanikin Division in Lagos State have been dismissed from the Force for robbing a Togo-based Nigerian of 350,000 CFA (about...

4 policemen arrested for ‘robbery’

Four policemen attached to Ijanikin Division, Badagry, have been arrested for allegedly robbing a Togo based Nigerian man of his CFA 350,000.

President Buhari meets Togolese President Eyadema in Katsina

President Muhammadu Buhari is currently meeting behind closed doors with visiting Togolese President Faure Gnassingbe Eyadema at the Presidential Lodge, Katsina. The News Agency of...

Togo’s opposition takes anti-government protests into new year

Opposition parties in Togo this weekend hold their first anti-government protest of the year, with progress on constitutional reform in an apparent stalemate after...

Opposition leader urges Togo president not to stand again

Togo's President Faure Gnassingbe was on Tuesday urged not to seek re-election in 2020 to guarantee his place in history as the man who...

Togo’s opposition calls for nationwide shutdown

Togo's opposition on Monday cancelled its latest wave of planned anti-government street protests and instead called for a nationwide shutdown. Three days of demonstrations againstc...

Constitutional reform in Togo ‘urgent’- parliament head

Lawmakers in Togo will begin to look at a constitutional reform bill on Friday, the head of the National Assembly said Wednesday, after protests...

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