Tag: Chad


AMT Tanimu- May 20, 2021

By FEMI ADESINA It is an uncommon development in modern days for a sitting President to die on the battlefield. But that was what happened ... Read More

Chad President, Idriss Deby Dies on Front Lines

Henry Solomon- April 20, 2021

Chad President Idriss Deby has died on front lines, This is contained in a statement by the country's army Reports say Parliament has been dissolved ... Read More

Chad Runs to Nigeria for Electricity Supply

AMT Tanimu- June 19, 2020

The chadian government has formally requested the Nigerian government to connect them to the Nigerian electricity grid. The request was presented by the Chadian Ambassador ... Read More

OIC to help fight terrorism, organised crime in Nigeria

admin- June 1, 2019

The Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) says it will support countries of the Sahel region, particularly Nigeria, Chad, Niger and Cameroon, by building their defence ... Read More

How Nigeria Confronted, Decimated Boko Haram – Envoy

Abdul Jimoh- October 10, 2018

Members of the Nigerian Army on the Frontline against Boko Haram The Permanent Representative of Nigeria to the UN, Amb. Tijjani Bande, has said that ... Read More

How Boko Haram ruined Cameroon-Nigeria Mixed Commission

admin- July 19, 2018

UN Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres By Prudence Arobani The demarcation of the Cameroon-Nigeria border and the pillar construction continued to face challenges due to insecurity in ... Read More

49 AU Members Have Signed Free Trade Pact: AU Chairperson

Abdul Jimoh- July 3, 2018

Forty-nine out of the 55 members of the African Union have signed the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) agreement, said AU chairperson Paul Kagame. ... Read More

President Idriss Deby of Chad appoints new cabinet

admin- May 8, 2018

    President Idriss Deby of Chad has announced his new cabinet, consisting mainly of his loyalists. The new government, announced by decree late on Monday night, ... Read More

IMF Warns Of Rising African Debt In Spite Of Faster Economic Growth

Abdul Jimoh- May 8, 2018

The IMF on Tuesday warned that Sub-Saharan African nations are at growing risk of debt distress because of heavy borrowing and gaping deficits, in spite ... Read More

Boko Haram: 10m people need aid in Nigeria, 3 others

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 1, 2018

More than 10 million people would require aid in Nigeria, Cameroon, Chad and Niger as a result of the security challenges in the countries, the ... Read More

Aerial Bombardment Injured Factional Leader of Boko Haram

AMT Tanimu- January 5, 2018

Onyema Nwachukwu, Maiduguri: Ongoing artillery and aerial bombardments of Boko Haram enclaves in the Lake Chad region by troops of Operation Lafiya Dole has continued ... Read More

Jordan Donates 200 Armoured Fighting Vehicles To Nigeria To Help Fight Insurgency

Abdul Jimoh- September 20, 2017

President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday in New York thanked the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan for its support to Nigeria’s campaign against terrorism and insurgency with the ... Read More

President Idriss Deby Champions Upcoming Pan African Youth Forum

Henry Solomon- June 12, 2017

In preparation of the Pan African Youth forum which will be held this year in N’djamena, Chad, a delegation of the African Union led by ... Read More

Niger Forces Kill 57 Members Of Boko Haram: Defence Ministry

Abdul Jimoh- April 11, 2017

Niger Military Killed Boko Haram Members Niger security forces killed 57 members of Islamist militant group Boko Haram who attacked a village in the southeastern ... Read More

Why UN Security Council Adopted Resolution On Boko Haram Crisis At The Chad Basin

Henry Solomon- April 4, 2017

The UK Permanent Representative to the UN, Matthew Rycroft, on Monday  explained  why the Security Council adopted a resolution on the Boko Haram crisis in ... Read More

3 Suspected Chadian Terrorists Arrested In Gombe

AMT Tanimu- February 28, 2017

SK Usman, Abuja: Today afternoon, Nigerian Army troops in conjunction with elements of Department of State Services (DSS) after painstaking effort of tracking arrested 3 ... Read More

Chadian Emerges As AU Commission’s Chairman

Henry Solomon- January 30, 2017

Chadian Foreign minister Moussa Faki Mahamat has been elected the African Union Commission chairman. Reports say that he will replace South African Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma. Mr. ... Read More

Nigeria,Chad Need $50 billion to Recharge Drying Lake Chad

inno.korie- January 29, 2017

Nigeria and Chad are shopping for 50 billion dollars for the recharging of drying Lake Chad. Nigeria had already paid about five million dollars towards ... Read More

240 Boko Haram members Surrender To MNJTF

admin- November 1, 2016

No fewer than 240 members of Boko Haram sect have surrendered following sustained ground and air raid at their hideouts by the Multinational Joint Task ... Read More

Chibok Schoolgirls: Boko Haram Ready for Negotiation of More 83

admin- October 17, 2016

A faction of Boko Haram which last week freed 21 of more than 219 Chibok schoolgirls kidnapped in April 2014  is willing to negotiate the release ... Read More