Chad

Fri, 01 Mar 2024 09:54:21 GMT
Opposition Leader Killed in Gun Battles
[Premium Times] Media reports on Thursday suggested that opposition leader Yaya Dillo had been killed in a shootout in N'Djamena.

Thu, 29 Feb 2024 13:37:35 GMT
Chad Says Opposition Leader Killed Fighting Security Forces
[DW] Chad's state prosecutor has said that Yaya Dillo, leader of an opposition left-wing party, was killed during a gunfight with security forces, after an attack at the country's internal security agency.

Thu, 29 Feb 2024 14:34:15 GMT
After Clashes - Fate of Opposition Politician Yaya Dillo Uncertain
[Agenzia Fides] N'djamena -- "Rumors are circulating about the assassination of Yaya Dillo, but at the moment there is no confirmation", report to Fides local sources from N'Djamena, capital of Chad, where the armed forces yesterday, February 28, att...

Wed, 28 Feb 2024 17:57:59 GMT
Shooting Heard in Capital After Deadly Attack
[DW] Gunfire has been reported in the Chadian capital, close to an opposition party headquarters. Earlier, several people are reported to have died in a clash near Chad's internal security agency headquarters.

Thu, 29 Feb 2024 04:52:55 GMT
Chad Sets Presidential Election for May 6, Months Earlier Than Planned
[VOA] Yaounde, Cameroon -- Chad's electoral commission made a surprise announcement Tuesday that presidential elections to end three years of military rule in the central African country will take place May 6, several months earlier than planned.

Fri, 01 Mar 2024 09:51:46 GMT
Shootings in the Night in N'djamena - an Opposition Leader Accused of Having Attacked the Headquarters of the Secret Services - Is the Presidential Clan Tearing Itself Apart?
[Agenzia Fides] N'djamena -- "We heard gunshots in the night but we do not yet know what is happening", local sources tell Fides from N'Djamena, the capital of Chad, who woke up today, February 28, in a state of siege. "Normally, in N'Djamena, there ...

Wed, 28 Feb 2024 17:59:24 GMT
Chad Announces May 6 Presidential Election, Months Earlier Than Projected
[VOA] Yaounde -- Chad's electoral commission made a surprise announcement Tuesday that a presidential election to end three years of military rule will take place May 6, several months earlier than planned.

Thu, 29 Feb 2024 04:37:04 GMT
Chadian Commission President Removed At Critical Moment
[HRW] Mahamat Nour Ahmat Ibédou Ensured Human Rights Body's Independence

Tue, 27 Feb 2024 04:09:10 GMT
Chad's Election Dice Are Loaded As Transition Deadline Looms
[ISS] With an electoral process dominated by the interim president and former ruling party, Chad's transition is in jeopardy.

Mon, 26 Feb 2024 16:00:23 GMT
Reporter's Diary - Inside Darfur's Neglected Refugee Crisis
[The New Humanitarian] Adré, Chad -- 'I have visited Chad three times since the start of the war and I have seen that the humanitarian response has barely improved.'

Wed, 21 Feb 2024 11:08:50 GMT
Adwa Museum African Pride, Glory - Chad Prime Minister
[Ethiopian Herald] Adwa Victory Memorial is a living African pride, independence and glory, so said Prime Minister of Chad, Succès Masra.

Sat, 17 Feb 2024 18:10:36 GMT
Survivors of Sudan's Brutal War Have Been Forgotten
[Norwegian Refugee Council] Nearly 700,000 people have now fled from extreme violence in Sudan to eastern Chad. One in three people in this deeply afflicted area is a refugee. Survivors have escaped atrocities, but now face extreme neglect and a dail...

Sat, 17 Feb 2024 18:16:54 GMT
Ten Things to Know About the Neglected Emergency in Chad
[Norwegian Refugee Council] One of the world's poorest countries has been hit by the world's largest displacement crisis. In eastern Chad, locals are sharing what little they have with the largest surge of refugees ever to cross there.

Mon, 05 Feb 2024 07:53:11 GMT
Promise of New Chapter Fades As Junta Strengthens Before Elections
[The Conversation Africa] It's been three years since Chad's former president Idriss Déby Itno died. A transitional authority took over after his death. Yet the transition to democracy that was on the cards following his 31 years in power has fa...

Thu, 01 Feb 2024 14:24:00 GMT
Hundreds of Unaccompanied Sudanese Children in Chad Camps
[Dabanga] Irdimi / Babanousa -- Hundreds of unaccompanied Sudanese children in the Irdimi camp in eastern Chad are enduring harsh living conditions following the cessation of services provided by an organisation that had been caring for them since No...

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