French Togoland


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French Togoland

n
(Placename) a former United Nations Trust Territory in W Africa, administered by France (1946–60), now the independent republic of Togo
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Certainly, this was no good news for the minority Ewes in British Togoland, since the results of the Plebiscite and the final determination of the UN did not favour their desire to be reunited with the Ewes in French Togoland.
But the politicians in French Togoland and their allies in the Gold Coast, wanted "Ablode": that is, the unification of Trans-Volta Togoland with French Togoland.
The German coach denied that making big changes to his team would be favourable for France, which once counted what was known as 'French Togoland' among its colonies.