Togo

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Togolese Fact 1 (Oct. 4–Oct. 10, 2009)

Togo is the world’s 4th largest producer of phosphates.

Togolese Fact 2 (Oct. 11–Oct. 17, 2009)

Togo produces about 230 kWh of electricity per year—about ⅓ of their total electrical consumption.  The remaining power is provided by Ghana.

Togolese Fact 3 (Oct. 18–Oct. 24, 2009)

Togo has only 50 km (31 mi) of navigable waterways—and that’s only seasonly, and only if it rains enough.

Togolese Fact 4 (Oct. 25–Oct. 31, 2009)

There are 1.5 million cell phones in Togo, outnumbering landlines by more than 10 to 1.