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Faure Essozimna Gnassingbé

Date of Birth: 6 June 1966
Place of Birth: Afagnan, Togo

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Cancelling the opposition

She has worked as an adviser to Togo's Faure Gnassingbé and is a friend of Senegal's President Macky Sall...

SPECIAL REPORT: How Vincent Bolloré won control of Ghana's biggest port

The concessions Bolloré won from Ghana are similar to those which he obtained for his operations at the port of Lomé Togo in return for financing a top political consultancy to help the country's president Faure Gnassingbé win re-election in 2010...

Under the deal Bolloré and two fellow executives confessed to bribing Togo's President Faure Gnassingbé by providing him with a top political advisory and advertising team for his March 2010 election campaign...

    Vol 61 No 5 |
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Democratic, for a dynast

Outright victory in the first round of the presidential election came for the incumbent President Faure Gnassingbé with 72% of the vote on an impressive 76% turnout...

    Vol 60 No 21 |
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The price of legitimacy

After their boycott of the 2018 legislative polls failed to extract concessions from the regime of President Faure Gnassingbé most of the opposition is returning to the electoral fray for the April 2020 presidential race...

Ghazouani’s modest mandate

This matters at a time when Togo's Faure Gnassingbé is fiercely resisting suggestions that he should quit in 2020 or even 2025 and Guinea's Alpha Condé appears to be preparing to amend the constitution so that he can run for a third successive five-year stint in office...

    Vol 59 No 24 |
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Boycott threatens landslide

President Faure Gnassingbé's ruling party l'Union pour la république (Unir) promises to sweep the board in the parliamentary election on 20 December – but only because the opposition is boycotting what it says will be a rigged contest...

Adieu à Françafrique

The complaint centres around involvement by the Havas PR guru Jean-Philippe Dorent in the election of President Faure Gnassingbé after he succeeded his father Gnassingbé Eyadéma in 2005...

Bibi goes vote shopping

President Faure Gnassingbé's government is under plenty of pressure from a vocal and well-supported opposition already (AC Vol 58 No 7 Plan Bibi for AU & Vol 58 No 17 Bibi rebuffed)...

    Vol 58 No 20 |
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A test for people power

Opponents of President Faure Gnassingbé will stage protests in Montreal Paris and Luxembourg on 7 October to add an international dimension to their campaign against the government's proposals to exempt Gnassingbé from proposed new term limits...

Bibi rebuffed

A vague statement by Israeli foreign ministry spokesman Emmanuel Nahshon on 11 September said President Faure Gnassingbé wanted the event postponed because 'the success of this important event requires significant and complicated preparations...

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