Togolese people protest the 50-year Gnassingbé dynasty

Since August 2017, thousands of people have taken to the streets in the West African nation Togo, particularly in its capital, Lome, as well as its second largest city, Sokode. Protesters are demanding President Faure Gnassingbé step down, and that the 50 year rule of the Gnassingbé family must end. The protests were originally organized … Continue reading Togolese people protest the 50-year Gnassingbé dynasty