Chad News


Wednesday, 12-24-14, 12:12Property Seized By B/Haram Seen in Chad[Daily Trust]Yola -Equipment, vehicles and goods belonging to government and other Nigerians reportedly stolen by Boko Haram insurgents have been smuggled to the Republic of Chad, officials said yesterday. read more...
Friday, 12-19-14, 14:47President Deby Ends Gambia Visit[Daily Observer]The President of the Republic of Chad, His Excellency Idriss Deby Thursday morning left The Gambia after ending a day's working visit in what many believe will strengthen ties between Banjul and N'Djamena. read more...
Friday, 12-19-14, 13:27The Russian Arms Cargo Plane[This Day]The recent seizure and the sudden release of a Chad-bound Russian arms cargo plane by the federal government penultimate Monday, still leaves much to ponder about. The question still begging for answer is: were all necessary steps taken to ensure that critical questions leading to the seizure and detention of the aircraft in the first place were satisfactorily answered? read more...
Thursday, 12-18-14, 13:03Jammeh Holds Talks With Chadian President[Daily Observer]The Gambian leader, His Excellency Sheikh Professor Alhaji Dr Yahya Jammeh Wednesday afternoon held talks with the visiting President of the Republic of Chad, His Excellency Idriss Deby in what is expected to strengthen ties between Banjul and N'Djamena. read more...
Wednesday, 12-17-14, 15:19Chad President Arrives in Banjul Today[The Point]Chad's President Idriss Deby is expected to arrive in Banjul this morning for a one-day visit. Analysts believe Deby and Jammeh will discuss bilateral cooperation on security matters in the region. read more...
Wednesday, 12-17-14, 12:34Chadian President Arrives Gambia Today[Daily Observer]The President of the Republic of Chad, His Excellency, Idris Deby, is expected to visit the Republic of The Gambia today, Wednesday, 17th December, 2014 for a day's working visit, the presidency announced Tuesday evening. read more...
Tuesday, 12-16-14, 7:42Cost of Hunger in Chad to Be Revealed[WFP]"The study will provide us with compelling evidence on the consequences of child undernutrition, as well as the justification to increase investment in nutrition and the potential economic returns if we are to take aggressive measures towards eliminating stunting," said General Director of Planning and Economic Cooperation Mbaiguedem Mbairo at the launch in early December. read more...
Monday, 12-15-14, 14:56Boko Haram - Residents in Captured Borno Communities Pay Allegiance to Chadian Mercenaries[Leadership]Chadian mercenaries hired by the Boko Haram sect have now taken over the administration of most communities seized by the insurgents in the northern part of Borno State where they, amongst other things, sit in court to adjudicate on communal disputes, escapee villagers have reported. read more...
Friday, 12-12-14, 8:38My WFP Career - Zo's Moment of Magic[WFP]Paul Anthem -When Programme Officer Zo Eorintany saw a young child alone and in tears while on assignment in eastern Chad, she rushed to take the girl, Sarah, into her arms. This is her WFP story. read more...
Wednesday, 12-10-14, 5:15Chad's Foreign Minister - Algeria, Example to Follow in Counterterrorism[Algerie Presse Service]Oran -Chad's Foreign Minister Moussa Faki Mahamat invited Tuesday, in Oran (432-km west of Algiers), African countries "to follow Algeria's example" in the fight against terrorism. read more...


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