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Presidents of Togo (1960-Present)

(Dates in italics indicate de facto continuation of office)

Tenure Incumbent Affiliation Notes
Togolese Republic
27 April 1960 to 13 January 1963 Sylvanus Olympio, President CUT Deposed and assassinated
13 January 1963 to 15 January 1963 Emmanuel Bodjollé, Chairman of the Insurrection Committee Mil
16 January 1963 to 13 January 1967 Nicolas Grunitzky, President PTP Deposed
14 January 1967 to 14 April 1967 Kléber Dadjo, Chairman of the National Reconciliation Committee Mil
14 April 1967 to 30 November 1969 Étienne Eyadéma, President Mil
30 November 1969 to 8 May 1974 RPT Changed name to Gnassingbé Eyadéma
8 May 1974 to 5 February 2005 Gnassingbé Eyadéma, President RPT Died in office
5 February 2005 to 25 February 2005 Faure Gnassingbé, President RPT 1st time
25 February 2005 to 4 May 2005 Bonfoh Abbass, Acting President RPT
4 May 2005 to present Faure Gnassingbé, President RPT 2nd time

Political affiliations

Latest election

e • d Summary of the 4 March 2010 Togo presidential election results
Candidates – nominating parties Votes %
Faure GnassingbéRally for the Togolese People 1,234,044 60.9
Jean-Pierre FabreUnion of Forces for Change 692,584 33.9
Yawovi AgboyiboAction Committee for Renewal 60,388 3.0
Agbéyomé Kodjo – Organization for the Construction of a United Togo 17,397 0.9
Brigitte Adjamagbo-Johnson – Democratic Convention of African Peoples 13,451 0.7
Bassabi Kagbara – Pan-African Democratic Party 8,357 0.4
Nicolas LawsonParty for Renewal and Redemption 6,029 0.3
Total (turnout 65.7%) 2,040,506  
Registered voters 3,599,306
Total votes 2,119,829
Invalid or blank votes (1.6%) 79,283

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