Longtime leader Gnassingbe seeks fourth term in Togo's election

Members of President Faure Gnassingbe's family have been in power in Togo since 1967.

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    When voters in Togo head to the polls this weekend they will have to choose between keeping a dynasty that has ruled the tiny West African nation for more than half a century, or a new leader.

    In the first of a series of stories on the election, Al Jazeera's Ahmed Idris went to Lome, the capital of Togo, to find out what matters to the people there.


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