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Faure Essozimna Gnassingbé

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

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Kingmakers and charlatans

However despite qualified approval by European election observers the victory of President Faure Gnassingbé’s ruling Rassemblement du Peuple Togolais (RPT) was rejected by the two main opposition parties...

Annivesaries and elections

There is concern as to whether Togo’s President Faure Gnassingbé is gradually being forgiven for the way he inherited power from his late father Gnassingbé Eyadéma...

    Vol 47 No 19 |
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Back in the fold

This follows the 20 August 'Comprehensive Political Accord' between President Faure Gnassingbé's government and the main opposition...

Oil and oligarchs

This was launched by President Faure Gnassingbé in November and would involve the opposition around the Union des Forces de Changement (UFC) of Gilchrist Olympio...

Five years

After the death of Togo's President Gnassingbé Eyadéma Compaoré made overtures to his son Faure Gnassingbé who presented two helicopters for the presidential campaign...

    Vol 46 No 16 |

Reining in the military

Six months ago it was the demise of Togo's dictator Gnassingbé Eyadéma and the attempted usurpation of power by his son Faure Gnassingbé that pushed regional leaders into action to press for a return to constitutional rule...

Dominant Dominique

Barnier a former European Union Commissioner argued that Paris should stop backing corrupt autocrats such as Togo's late Gnassingbé Eyadéma but the government recognised his son Faure Gnassingbé's stolen election in April...

Vultures gather

Even if the military is slightly less ruthless with dissidents than Faure Gnassingbé's soldiers in Togo Guinea's top brass will face similar regional and international pressure to those which recently forced Faure to modify his succession plan...

    Vol 46 No 10 |
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Faure's French friends

The army had crushed the opposition uprising and the Constitutional Court had rejected claims of electoral irregularities well before Faure Gnassingbé was sworn in on 4 May...

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