Africa West Africa's Togo votes today for the first time since 2007 (+video)

Opposition leader Gilchrist Olympio survived hit squads and now wants a nation of 'flower plantations.' Legislative elections may shake family dynasty.

By , Correspondent

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Togo voters are going to the polls today in a legislative election – already twice delayed – that may shake up a family dynasty that has essentially ruled the West African nation since 1967.