Basic Information

Motto Work, Freedom, Fatherland
Anthem Hail to thee, land of our forefathers
Capital Lomé
Largest city Lomé
Official languages French
President Faure Gnassigbé
Independence Date April 27, 1960
Total Area 56 785 km²
Population (2015) 7 304 578
Density 95 habitants/km²
Currency Franc CFA (XOF)
Time zone UTC
Internet TLD .tg
Calling code +228