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Chad invites armed groups to participate in national dialogue

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Chad’s transitional president on Tuesday invited opposition armed groups to participate in a national dialogue to determine the future of the country, reversing previous...

ISS: Democracy in Chad takes a back seat to military might

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In a rare show of solidarity, Chadians rejected the military junta endorsed by international partners. After the sudden death of Idriss Déby Itno on 20...

Chadian police fire tear gas to disperse protest against military government

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Chadian security forces fired tear gas to disperse protesters who took to the streets of the capital N'Djamena on Saturday to protest against a...

Chad’s military names new government but opposition still unimpressed

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Chad’s military rulers named a new government on Sunday after the battlefield death of President Idriss Deby, but leading opposition figures rejected the appointments...

Chadian security forces fire upon protesters in southern town

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At least four people were shot and wounded in Chad's southern Mandoul region on Saturday when security forces fired upon a crowd demonstrating against...

The real threat to Chad’s military rulers: unemployed youth

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When Neldjibaye Madjissem graduated with a mathematics degree in 2015, he began searching for work as a school teacher. Six years on, he is still...

Two dead, 27 hurt as Chad protesters demand civilian rule

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At least two people were killed and 27 wounded in street clashes in Chad on Tuesday between protesters demanding a return to civilian rule...

Nigeria urges US to move Africa Command headquarters to continent

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The United States should consider moving its military headquarters overseeing Africa to the continent, from Germany, to better tackle growing armed violence in the...

Chad’s transitional military leader Deby says country needs massive support

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Chad’s transitional military leader Mahamat Idriss Deby said on Tuesday that his country needs massive support from partners to stabilize an economic and financial...

Ahead of Deby’s funeral, Chad rebels say command hit by air...

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Thousands of people attended the funeral of Chad's slain leader Idriss Deby on Friday, with French President Emmanuel Macron leading tributes to the long-ruling...

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SANDF missing the communication target

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Former defence and military veterans minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula on a number of occasions said words to the effect South Africans have to decide what...