Tug-of-War Between Govt and Opposition in Togo
Months of anti-government protests have seen at least 16 people killed. This has led the government to ban all week-day demonstrations but the opposition insists the ban is outright illegal and vows to challenge it.
MFWA, 20 October 2017
There has been another deadly crackdown on opposition demonstrations in Togo, with official sources reporting four deaths. Read more »
Protests in Togo (file photo).
Deutsche Welle, 18 October 2017
The deaths came amid anti-government protests against planned constitutional reforms that would allow President Faure Gnassingbe to remain in office until 2030. His family has… Read more »