Home News All You Need To know About Western Togoland

All You Need To know About Western Togoland

Western Togoland is an area in the Republic of Ghana. The area of Western Togoland is divided into five regions: Volta, Oti, Northern region, North East region an Upper East region.

FF46BC07 9CBD 4B7A 9A5B A25BA61D69BB

 

About 4 million people live in Western Togoland. Languages of Western Togoland include French, German, Ewe, Dangme ,Avatime, Tafi, Logba and many more. English is also spoken.

The main religions are: Christianity,Islam,Afà, and Voodo. Majority of the people in this region are Ewes.

Germany established the Togoland protectorate in 1884. Under German administration, the protectorate was regarded as a model colony or Musterkolonie and experienced a golden age.

During the First world war in 1914, Britain and France invaded the protectorate. After the German defeat and the signing of the Treaty of Versailles , the western part of Togoland became a British mandate British Togoland.

After the Second World War,British  Togoland became a United Nations Trust Territory that was under British administration.

In 1957 they voted in a plebiscite to become part of what is now Ghana.

On May 9, 2017 the Homeland Study Group Foundation (French: Fondation du Groupe d’étude de la Patrie) unsuccessfully tried to declare the independence of Western Togoland.

On Thursday, May 9, 2019, the Ghana Police Service said the eight leaders of the Study Group Foundation arrested for seeking secession from Ghana planned to declare its independence.

On May 7, 2019, the national executive of the Volta separatist group, Homeland Study Group Foundation (HSGF), Emmanuel Agbavor has rejected claims that the group had militia.

On September 25, 2020, secessionists ordered Ghana Security forces out of Volta Region after attacking several police stations in the North Tongu District of the Volta Region.

In a press statement declaring their secession from Ghana, Western Togolanders under the leadership of Togbe Yesu Kwabla Edudzi II have said that roadblocks will remain until “Ghana agrees to come to the negotiation table, with expected UNO facilitation.”

They further ordered for the immediate release of all detained due to the Western Togoland independence struggle, and for immediate termination of all related court proceedings.

RELATED ARTICLES

MP3: Sarkodie – I Will See What I Can Do (Freestyle)

MP3: Sarkodie – I Will See What I Can Do (Freestyle) BET award winning rapper, Sarkodie drops a new freestyle titled “I will see what...

Watch: Shatta Wale “Putting Dollars” on Nana Ama Mcbrown On United Showbiz

Watch: Shatta Wale “Putting Dollars” on Nana Ama Mcbrown On United Showbiz Ghanaian Dancehall king,Shatta Wale is really showing that he is the richest artiste...

Download Mp3: Shatta Wale – Piece Of Cake

Download Mp3: Shatta Wale – Piece Of Cake Shatta Wale – Piece Of Cake mp3 download. Dancehall king, Shatta Wale drops yet another brand new...

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Most Popular

MP3: Sarkodie – I Will See What I Can Do (Freestyle)

MP3: Sarkodie – I Will See What I Can Do (Freestyle) BET award winning rapper, Sarkodie drops a new freestyle titled “I will see what...

Watch: Shatta Wale “Putting Dollars” on Nana Ama Mcbrown On United Showbiz

Watch: Shatta Wale “Putting Dollars” on Nana Ama Mcbrown On United Showbiz Ghanaian Dancehall king,Shatta Wale is really showing that he is the richest artiste...

Download Mp3: Shatta Wale – Piece Of Cake

Download Mp3: Shatta Wale – Piece Of Cake Shatta Wale – Piece Of Cake mp3 download. Dancehall king, Shatta Wale drops yet another brand new...

City Rapper Drops His First Single “Hustle” From America Featuring Ob Jay.

City Rapper Drops His First Single “Hustle” From America Featuring Ob Jay. Raeghan records USA present OB JAY and City Rapper with a new mp3...

Recent Comments

%d bloggers like this: