Togo Country in West Africa information and photo #Togo – Togo flag, maps, people, coloring pages and more. Togo, a nation on West Africa’s Gulf of Guinea, is known for its palm-lined beaches and hilltop villages. Koutammakou, inhabited by the Batammariba people, is a traditional settlement of fortresslike clay huts dating to the 17th century. In the capital Lomé are the multistory Grand Marché bazaar and the Fetish Market, offering traditional talismans and remedies relating to the vodun religion (aka voodoo).
Population: 6.817 million (2013) World Bank
Currency: CFA franc
President: Faure Gnassingbé
Official language: French
Neighboring countries: Benin, Ghana, Burkina Faso