• Nigeria, world’s largest cassava producer, imports garri from Togo

    Nigeria, world’s largest cassava producer, imports garri from Togo

    Nigeria, Africa’s largest economy and the world’s largest producer of cassava, imports many cassava products, including garri, a West African staple.

    This was disclosed by Mofe Omotosho, a consultant with Patra Consult, a sales and agriculture training and consulting firm in Lagos.

    Omotosho said Nigeria, the largest producer of cassava anywhere in the world, should not be importing any cassava product at all.

    Speaking at a media training for Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC), she said Nigeria does not place premium on […]

  • Untold story of Nigerian bizman killed in Togo

    Untold story of Nigerian bizman killed in Togo

    WHEN Mr Emman­uel Uchenna Udeh (aka Tootoo) relocated from Aba, Abia State to Togo to do business some years ago, ex­pectations were high. As the only male child of his aged parents, he had great hopes that he would do well there and take care of them.

    Those who knew him said he was a hardworking and easy going young­man. Steadiy, his rug business grew even as he fell in love with a Togolese girl. And to demonstrate his love for […]

  • Shocking! Nigerian Man Reportedly Stoned to Death in Togo (Photos)

    Shocking! Nigerian Man Reportedly Stoned to Death in Togo (Photos)

    Disturbing reports reaching us from Togo reveal a Nigerian man has been gruesomely murdered by Togolese people for impregnating a citizen of the country.

    A Nigerian man popularly known as Otto was on the 1st of July stoned to death in Togo, allegedly for putting a lady from the country in the family way.

    Otto who lived in Dakar, Senegal before relocating to Togo allegedly got his Togolese girlfriend pregnant, before an ensuing misunderstanding which was unclear as at the time of […]

  • Togo honour late Stephen Keshi with memorial match

    Togo honour late Stephen Keshi with memorial match

    Togo honoured former coach Stephen Keshi, who died in June, by playing a tribute match on Sunday.

    Nigerian Keshi, who died suddenly aged 54, was appointed head coach of Togo three times between 2004 and 2011.

    The match in Lome was played between the current Togo national side and ‘Team Keshi’, made up of players who were part of his 2006 squad.

    “Keshi was like a big brother for me,” said striker Emmanuel Adebayor, who played for Team Keshi.

    “He was somebody that I […]