Aflao is the coastal town in bordering . While east of the Togolese side of the border the city is the capital, , the so-called 'Paris of West Africa', the Ghanaian town is a typical African border town built solely to service the movement of people and goods.

Landmarks in the Area

The Monument de L'Independance was built as a tribute to Togo’s independence from on April 27, 1960. is situated 3 km northeast of Aflao.

Togo National Museum is the national museum of . is situated 3½ km northeast of Aflao. Photo: twohundred 2010, CC BY-SA 2.0.

The Sacred Heart Cathedral It is the mother of the Archdiocese of Lome, one of the seven Catholic church districts of the African Republic of . is situated 4 km east of Aflao. Photo: Dan Sloan, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Localities in the Area

Denu is a small town which is the capital of Ketu South Municipal, a district on the south-eastern corner of the Volta Region of , next to the border town with . is situated 5 km west of Aflao. Photo: Enock4seth, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Tokor is a village in the Ketu Municipal district, a district on the south-eastern corner of the Volta Region of , near the Ghana- border. is situated 7 km west of Aflao.


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