TCHAD | CHAD

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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16-Mar-2020 to 12:53

Chad: Air France passengers in quarantine

APA - Ndjamena (Chad) — Authorities in Chad have quarantined Air France passengers who arrived on Sunday night at the Hassan Djamous International Airport in Ndjamena, the ministry of public health said.

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14-Feb-2020 to 18:46

Legislative elections in Chad set for December 13

APA-N'Djaména (Chad) — Chad's Independent National Electoral Commission (CENI) on Friday announced that the country's legislative elections will be held on December 13, 2020.

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30-Jan-2020 to 20:41

Chad army chief sacked after B/Haram attacks

APA-NDjaména (Chad) — Chad's army chief, General Tahir Erda, was on Thursday dismissed by President Idriss Déby in the aftermath of a second attack on lakeside settlements by insurgents of the Nigerian Islamist sect Boko Haram.

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28-Jan-2020 to 20:54

Six Chadian soldiers killed in Boko Haram attack

APA-NDjaména (Chad) — Six Chadian soldiers have been killed in an attack blamed on Boko Haram insurgents in Tetewa, one of the lake islands in the Lac-Tchad Province, security sources in NDjaména told APA on Tuesday.

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06-Jan-2020 to 18:52

Chad’s public sector workers decide to go on indefinite strike

APA-N'Djamena (Chad) — Public sector workers in Chad, meeting in a general assembly on Monday at the N’Djaména labour exchange, have decided to go on a general strike starting on Tuesday, to demand the full restoration of their salaries slashed since 2016.

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