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Chadian soldiers killed by militants

Boko Haram militants killed 92 Chadian soldiers and wounded 47 in the deadliest attack ever on the country’s military, President Idriss Deby said. The soldiers...

Chad’s military receives more vehicles from the US

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The United States has delivered another batch of vehicles to Chad’s military as it helps equip the force to fight Islamist extremists in the...

DA requests report on failed Denel contract with Chad

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The Democratic Alliance (DA) will apply for access to the preliminary investigation report into a Denel contract to supply armoured vehicles to Chad to...

Denel fails to deliver on R230 million deal with Chad

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Denel has failed to deliver 40 Casspirs to the government of Chad after being handed a R100 million deposit two years ago for the...

Chad state of emergency extended

Chad’s parliament extended a state of emergency by four months in three provinces where there is fighting between rival ethnic groups. The state of...

State of emergency declared in Chad

Chad’s Council of Ministers declared a state of emergency in three provinces amid fighting between rival ethnic groups, a government spokesman said in a...

Suicide bomber kills five in Chad

A suicide bomber killed five people, including a Chadian soldier, when she blew herself up on the shores of Lake Chad, military and government...

Chad orders Ara 2 armoured vehicles from Proforce

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Nigeria’s Proforce has secured its first export order for its Ara 2 armoured personnel carriers, from Chad. Interest in the vehicles was sparked during a...

Chad opposition leader arrested

France arrested a Chadian rebel leader along with two other people for alleged crimes against humanity, the Paris prosecutor’s office said . General Mahamat Nouri,...

ISS: Hard counter-terrorism lessons from the Sahel for West Africa’s coastal...

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Violent extremist groups are no longer confined to the Sahelian states of Mali, Niger, Burkina Faso, Mauritania and Chad. Their threat is spilling over...

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Coronavirus shows why the SANDF needs to be adequately funded

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The deployment of the South African National Defence Force (SANDF) to help fight the COVID-19 novel coronavirus yet again demonstrates the need for a...