Africa

Opposition boycotts Togo parliamentary elections ahead of polling

Citing irregularities, a coalition of 14 opposition parties has called for an overhaul of the electoral commission.

Africa

Togo elections and referendum set for December

Local elections and a constitutional referendum will be held on December 16 while legislative polls are four days later.

Togo announces referendum, legislative election dates

The Listening Post

The making and breaking of the West Africa Leaks

Inside the biggest media collaboration in the region's history, exposing the offshore dealings of the rich and powerful.

Africa

Togo opposition calls for stay-at-home protests

Opposition coalition wants constitutional reforms and introduction of presidential term limits of a maximum of 10 years.

Togo opposition calls for stay-at-home protests

Togo

Togolese in crisis talks amid anti-regime protests

High hopes on talks scheduled to begin on Thursday between President Gnassingbe's government and opposition parties.

Togo government and opposition to hold crisis talks

Togo

Togo: Mediators expected amid calls for change

International mediators are expected in Togo next week following months of protests against the government and the president.

Africa

Togo public workers join strike as protests mount

Five months of protests are putting pressure on President Faure Gnassingbe to step down, but he has thus far shown no interest in vacating his position.

Africa

Togo's Gnassingbe resists calls to end 50-year dynasty

There has been a new wave of anti-government protests in Togo. Demonstrators are calling for an overhaul of the political system and an end to the ruling family who has been in power for 50 years.

Africa

Togo opposition coalition urges constitutional change

Anti-government protesters in the West African country of Togo have been on the streets of the capital, Lome, to call for constitutional change and the resignation of President Faure Gnassingbe, whose family has been in power for 50 years.

Africa

Togo demonstrations: Anti-Gnassingbe protests to continue

The Togolese protesters have vowed to continue their political reform demonstrations, despite the government's offer for talks.

Africa

Togo's president defiant in first speech since protests

Togo's President Faure Gnassingbe has spoken publicly for the first time since a wave of demonstrations calling for the end of the "Gnassingbe dynasty" began in August.

Togo

Togo urged to end deadly crackdown on protests

At least 10 people have been killed in anti-government protests since August amid growing frustration over delayed constitutional reforms.

Human Rights

Togo opposition accuses government of brutal crackdown

Opposition leaders in Togo said at least three people were shot dead on the third day of anti-government protests rocking the country.

Togo

Anger and frustration as Togo political crisis deepens

As unrest continues, Al Jazeera speaks to W Africa expert about the root of the crisis and possible scenarios forward.

Togo protests: What is the way out of the crisis?

Africa

Togo unrest: Opposition protesters demand presidential term limit

Opposition supporters in Togo are defying government restrictions on protests to demand the President's resignation.