TCHAD | CHAD

14-Oct-2019 to 13:18

Chad to produce 12,960 metric tons of vegetable oil

APA - Ndjamena (Chad) — The oil mill-soap factory, a unit of the cotton company of Chad based in Moundou, main town of the southern province of Logone Occidental intends to resume its production of refined vegetable oil by the end of this year with 12,960 metric tons, APA learned from company sources on Monday.

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07-Oct-2019 to 17:14

Two die in Chad prison riot

APA-N'Djaména (Chad) — At least two people are now known to have died after Monday's riot in Abéché prison, 900 kilometres east of the Chadian capital N’Djaména.

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04-Oct-2019 to 18:19

Chad: Governors' conference beams spotlight on security issues

APA-N'Djamena (Chad) — Chadian provincial governors convened their fourth conference Friday in Abeche, in Ouaddaï region, under the theme “Public order, security, protection of people and property, optimization of revenues and rationalization of expenditures: issues and new challenges”, with President Idriss Deby Itno in attendance.

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03-Oct-2019 to 18:24

Chad to hold legislative elections in April 2020 (CENI)

APA-N'Djamena (Chad) — Legislative and local elections will be held separately in the first quarter of 2020, the Chairperson of the Chadian Electoral Commission (CENI) Kodi Mahamat told the media Thursday in N'Djamena.

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01-Oct-2019 to 13:22

Chad’s tradition of tontines thrives among workers

APA - Ndjamena (Chad) — Until now, women in Chad were the ones controlling the tontines, particularly among civil servants and private sector workers who are increasingly using this rotating contribution formula to meet their needs.

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20-Sep-2019 to 20:00

Chadian leader, poll body disagree on electoral calendar

APA-N'Djaména (Chad) — Chadian leader Idriss Deby and the head of the country's Independent National Electoral Commission (CENI), Kodi Mahamat have disagreed on the dates to hold legislative and local elections.

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12-Sep-2019 to 23:40

Chad car crash kills nine

APA-N'Djaména (Chad) — An accident involving a public transport bus in Loumia, a town located 80 kilometres from the Chadian capital N’Djaména, on Thursday killed nine people and injured 20, APA learned.

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