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Faure Essozimna Gnassingbé

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

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Sellapan Ramanathan

On 13 June Togolese President Faure Gnassingbé visited Nathan and Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong...

    Vol 51 No 6 |
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Tarnished triumph

The official results gave President Faure Essozimna Gnassingbé 61% Jean-Pierre Fabre of the Union des Forces de Changement (UFC) 34% and former transitional Prime Minister Yawovi Agboyibo’s Comité d’Action pour le Renouveau just 3% of the votes cast...

    Vol 51 No 6 |
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The men at the centre

* Faure Essozimna Gnassingbé 44 won a second five-year term on a platform of economic development and reform with few details...

    Vol 51 No 4 |
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Dynastic dynamics

President Faure Gnassingbé is set for an easy victory against a divided opposition in the 4 March national elections: the main opposition parties plan to boycott the vote (AC Vol 50 No 9)...

After Bongo, more Bongo

We hear Ali Ben has been taking advice from Togo's President Faure Gnassingbé who beat the opposition to succeed his late father Gnassingbé Eyadéma...

    Vol 50 No 9 |
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Brothers and enemies

Kpatcha Gnassingbé was arrested on 12 April (AC Vol 50 No 8) charged with plotting a coup d'état against his elder half-brother Faure Essozimna Gnassingbé President of Togo since 2005...

    Vol 50 No 8 |
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His father's son

Hours later State Prosecutor Robert Bakaï accused Kpatcha a long-time rival of his half-brother President Faure Gnassingbé of organising a coup d’état...

Since Faure Gnassingbé seized power after the death of his father President Gnassingbé Eyadéma in 2005 relations between Faure and Kpatcha have been icy...

Before and after the voting

Low-key and mild-mannered President Faure Gnassingbé has the advantage of not being his late father the brutal dictator Gnassingbé Eyadéma...

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