Back to listApr 1, 2012

SGI-Togo Appoints New Leaders

SGI members in TogoSGI members in Togo

On April 1, SGI-Togo held a general meeting in Lomé attended by some 600 members from as far away as Burkina Faso, Ghana, Nigeria, Benin and Mali. Some members traveled for three days by car to attend the meeting.

Former SGI-Togo General Director Ida Gbodossou-Adjevi was appointed SGI-Togo Chair and Blaise Agbozo became SGI-Togo General Director. New youth leadership appointments were also made.

Mr. Agbozo stressed the valuable role youth play in providing hope for the future and encouraged participants to make steady efforts together to promote peace and work for the happiness of the people of Togo.

[Adapted from an article in the April 17, 2012, issue of the Seikyo Shimbun, Soka Gakkai, Japan; photo courtesy of Seikyo Shimbun]