Togo (i/ˈtoʊɡoʊ/), officially the Togolese Republic (French:République Togolaise), is a country in West Africa bordered by Ghana to the west, Benin to the east and Burkina Faso to the north. It extends south to the Gulf of Guinea, where its capitalLomé is located. Togo covers 57,000 square kilometres (22,000sqmi), making it one of the smallest countries in Africa, with a population of approximately 7.5 million.
From the 11th to the 16th century, various tribes entered the region from all directions. From the 16th century to the 18th century, the coastal region was a major trading center for Europeans in search of slaves, earning Togo and the surrounding region the name "The Slave Coast". In 1884, Germany declared Togoland a protectorate. After World War I, rule over Togo was transferred to France. Togo gained its independence from France in 1960.
The BraveWarriors are in a tricky group H with African heavyweights, Senegal, Togo and lightweights Congo-Brazzaville. Only the group winner will progress to the third and final round of the world cup qualifiers.
The Congolese, who have two Nations Cups titles among their honours list, finished third, behind Gambia, in their qualifying group ... Of the squad who held Togo to a 0-0 draw, prompting vivid celebrations across the small group of Indian Ocean islands, 15 play in France, mostly at a level below Ligue 1.
Group winners advance. GROUP A ... <GROUP B ... <GROUP C ... <GROUP D ... <GROUP E ... <GROUP F ... along with two best NationsLeague group winners that did not qualify. GROUP A ... ———GROUP B ... ———GROUP C ... ———GROUP D ... ———GROUP E ... ———GROUP F ... ———GROUP G ... ———GROUP H ... ——GROUP I ... ———GROUP J ... Group winners and top four second-place teams advance. GROUP A ... <GROUP B ... GROUP A.
</p>Lastly, South Africa and Ghana drew 1-1 in a Group C match in Johannesburg and the two former African champions are yet to book their places in the finals.</p>South Africa are placed second on the group standings - level on points with Ghana and they are both a ...
Les Coelacantes’ 0-0 draw with Togo in their penultimate qualifier inside Moroni’s Stade Omnisports de Malouzini on Thursday saw them finally reach the Nations Cup for the first time in their history ... Togo sit at the foot of the group with just two points from five matches played.
The 5,300 dwt vessel, which operates as a container feeder ship mostly in the Mediterranean, is reported by Equasis to be managed by the Jaohar Group with ownership interest believed to be held by a Syrian family. The ship is registered in Togo and operates with a Syrian crew ... The detentions however only began in 2020.