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 port received the ship coming from Greece on Thursday, flying the flag of the Togo. It is the fifteenth ship that the port received after restarting, and the fourth of its kind in terms of exporting packed white cement by the SinaiWhiteCementCompany.
I just need the address.” He knows the customs people; border guards in Lagos; an international shipping company that helps him. He can even organise the export through other West African countries such as Togo, Benin and Ghana... too dangerous.” Instead he mentioned Togo and Benin.
DryadGlobal's tweet shows the position of a Ghanaian fishing vessel from which two Korean crew members among 52 onboard appeared to have been kidnapped after the ship was hijacked in waters south of Lome, Togo. Capture from Dryad Global's Twitter ... The two were abducted Aug ... 17 (KST), or 8.30 p.m., Oct ... The remaining crew returned the ship to Ghana ... .
For the next six months, until Herrera was murdered, the ship and its crew floated in legal limbo ... Shipping data reviewed by Reuters indicate that its Automatic Identification System, a device that transmits a vessel’s location and is mandatory under international maritime rules, was disengaged as it approached Venezuela.
Our products are already in Togo and Cameroun that demand low-quality products, but we are not making all the money because they are buying low-quality cheap products”, Anyanwu stated ... According to him, “all the companies that participated in the Togo International TradeFair in 2019, got import requests to ship their products to Lome”.
Tension is mounting at the nation’s seaports where importers who are groaning under huge surcharge imposed on them by the international shipping firms on cargoes imported from across the world are threatening fire and brimstone ... “It is discriminatory because it is not happening in Togo, Benin or Ghana, why should it be in Nigeria.
sanctions, according to industry sources, PDVSA documents and shipping data ... Most of the other tankers set sail for Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia or Togo, where they typically transfer their oil to other vessels at sea, sometimes disguising their origin before they are shipped to a refiner ... sanctions is also disrupting the global shipping market.