TCHAD | CHAD

07-Apr-2020 to 18:41

Habré’s release a sledgehammer blow to the head - victims

APA-N'Djamena (Chad) — News of the temporary release of former Chadian president Hissène Habré by the Senegalese justice system over Covid-19 fears was on Tuesday very badly received in N’Djamena by victims of his regime (1982-1990).

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02-Apr-2020 to 17:59

COVID-19: Chadian government imposes curfew on Ndjamena, 5 provinces

APA - Ndjamena (Chad) — The Chadian government imposed on Thursday a curfew on five provinces, including the capital, Ndjamena.

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30-Mar-2020 to 16:45

NDjaména launches fresh operation against Boko Haram

APA-NDjaména (Chad) — The Chadian army on Monday launched a military operation dubbed “Colère de Boma” against Boko Haram insurgents on the islands of Lake Chad.

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26-Mar-2020 to 18:48

Lake Chad declared “area of operations”

APA-NDjaména (Chad) — Three days after a deadly clashes between Boko Haram insurgents and Chadian troops that left 98 dead and 47 wounded, the Chadian government declared on Thursday the Lake Chad a military “area of operation.”

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25-Mar-2020 to 18:50

Chad declares three-day national mourning over killing of 92 soldiers

APA - Ndjamena (Chad) — Chadian head of state, Idriss Deby, has decreed a three-day national mourning after the killing of 92 soldiers on Monday by elements of the Boko Haram sect.

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24-Mar-2020 to 17:22

Chad: Clashes with Boko Haram kill about 100

APA-NDjamena (Chad) — The violent fighting between Chadian soldiers positioned in the Lake Chad region and Boko Haram insurgents has left about hundred people dead.

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20-Mar-2020 to 16:02

Chad records first coronavirus case

APA-N'Djamena (Chad) — Chad has confirmed being hit by a first Covid-19 case, the government said Thursday in a press release copied to APA.

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