From 27th to 30th January 2020, a FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar was organized in Lome, Togo, by the Togo Chess Federation and the Lome Chess Academy, under the auspices of FIDE.
The Lecturer was IA/IO Messaoudi, Bechir (TUN), FIDE Lecturer and the Assistant Lecturer was IA Fumey, Enyonam Sewa (TOG).
The venue of the Seminar was the Agla Hotel in Lome.
The language of the Seminar was French with translation into English.
Thirty-eight (38) arbiters from Nigeria, Ghana and Togo participated in the Seminar and thirty-three (33) participated in the examination test, held after the end of the lectures.
The following succeeded in the test and they will be awarded FIDE direct titles and norms for the title of the FIDE Arbiter, after the approval of the next FIDE Presidental Board: