Appendix B: Journalism Freedom: 1980–2008 (Country Ratings from Freedom House) - Togo

Population (2010, proj.): 6,780,000

Gross National Income per Capita (current, 2007): $360

Date of Independence: April 27, 1960 (from French-administered UN trusteeship)

Date of Last Constitution: September 27, 1992


There is no legal protection for freedom of the press or of speech. Censorship is widespread and attacks on journalists go unpunished. The ...

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