Togo sets presidential elections for April 15, amid unrest over term limits and vote delays

February 25, 2015 12:00 PM

8 0

LOME, Togo – Togo's government says presidential elections will take place April 15 after delays and amid opposition to the president's possible nomination for another term.

The ruling party announced the April date on Tuesday and ruling party spokesman, Gilbert Bawara, said it is likely President Faure Gnassingbe will be nominated for a third term.

Also read: Vote Now: Who Should Be on the 2017 TIME 100?

Read more

To category page