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Chad set to bury Idriss Deby Friday

Chad set to bury Idriss Deby Friday

Chad will bury veteran ruler Idriss Deby Itno on Friday as concerns mount over the loss of a lynchpin in the fight against jihadism in the Sahel and uncertainty over the country’s... read more »

Chad: Opposition Politicians, Rebels Oppose Idriss Deby’s Son Takeover

Chad: Opposition Politicians, Rebels Oppose Idriss Deby’s Son Takeover

Following the death of President Idriss Deby of Chad, opposition politicians have kicked against the army’s choice of his son to inherit power. Late president Déby, died after being shot... read more »

Chad set to bury Idriss Deby Friday

How Former Chad President, Idriss Deby died

On Tuesday, Chad’s armed forces stunned the nation by announcing that Deby had died from wounds suffered while leading soldiers on the front line against rebels advancing from the... read more »

Chad President Vies for Sixth Term in Power

Chad President Vies for Sixth Term in Power

President Idriss Deby Itno of Chad is set to contest for his sixth term in office in the oil-producing Central African country. Deby who has been in power for three decades has campaigned... read more »