Togo Flag Meaning & Details


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 Togo Flag
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  • five equal horizontal bands of green (top and bottom) alternating with yellow

  • a white five-pointed star on a red square is in the upper hoist-side corner

  • the five horizontal stripes stand for the five different regions of the country

  • the red square is meant to express the loyalty and patriotism of the people

  • green symbolizes hope, fertility, and agriculture

  • yellow represents mineral wealth and faith that hard work and strength will bring prosperity

  • the star symbolizes life, purity, peace, dignity, and Togo's independence

    note: uses the popular Pan-African colors of Ethiopia

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     Source: CIA - The World Factbook


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