TCHAD | CHAD

11-Dec-2019 to 17:29

Chad makes 'giant' leap in life expectancy

APA-N'Djaména (Chad) — In its latest Human Development Index (HDI), the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) reported a breakthrough in life expectancy in Chad, which rose from 47 to 54 years, an increase of seven years.

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10-Dec-2019 to 13:06

Chad’s public budget estimated at 1,210bn FCFA in 2020

APA - Ndjamena (Chad) — Finance bill sets at 1,210 billion CFA francs, including expected donations, Chad’s budget for 2020, the Ministry of Finance and Budget announces in a document copied to APA Tuesday.

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19-Nov-2019 to 18:37

Terrorism: Sahel troubles not over yet, Chad's Déby warns

APA-N'Djaména (Chad) — The Sahel countries are not out of the woods yet in their fight against terrorism, Chadian President Idriss Déby warned in N’Djamena on Tuesday, stressing that this campaign has been rendered difficult by the crises and conflicts affecting neighbouring states.

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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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