Togo Overview Nations // Africa

OVERVIEW Togo is the eastern part of a former German colony called Togoland. That colony was captured by France and Britain during World War I, with what is now Togo being ruled by France. It is located on the west coast of Africa and is bordered to the east by Benin, to the north by Burkina Faso and to the west by Ghana. Togo has 37 tribes; 44 percent of the population speaks the Ewe language. There is also a significant Ewe-speaking minority group in neighboring Ghana. Togo has...


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