Togo (Vol 12, 2015)
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The presidential elections of 25 April resulted in a victory for the incumbent, Faure Gnassingbé. Thus, he secured his third five-year term, strengthening the autocratic grip of the Gnassingbé-clan, which had been in power since 1967. The institutional and constitutional reforms that would have been required for free and fair elections and which the opposi…

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Kohnert, Dirk, “Togo (Vol 12, 2015)”, in: Africa Yearbook Online, Edited by: Andreas Mehler, Henning Melber, Klaas van Walraven. Consulted online on 22 November 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-9037_ayb_ayb2015_COM_0019>
First published online: 2016



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