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Togolese Symbols

  • Animal: Hippopotamus
  • Coat of Arms:

    Flag of Togo

  • Coat of Arms: The emblem of Togo, adopted March 14, 1962, is composed of two red lions (a symbol of bravery) each holding onto a bow and arrow that represents the call for citizens to be active in defense of freedom.

    A golden shield bearing the letters RT (République Togolaise) rests between the lions, and the national motto is displayed on a ribbon above.
  • Flag of Togo
  • Motto: "Travail, Liberté, Patrie" ("Work, Liberty, Homeland")

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This page was last updated on April 7, 2017.