UN - 475,000 Children At Risk in Lake Chad Area
[Al Jazeera] Nearly half a million children around Lake Chad face "severe acute malnutrition" due to drought and a seven-year violent campaign by the armed group Boko Haram in northeastern Nigeria, UNICEF has warned.
Bejaia Beat Medeama to Join Mazembe in Semis
[CAF] Chadian midfielder Morgan Betorangal was the hero for MO Bejaia as his superb strike secured victory at the expense of Medeama on Tuesday, and a place at the semis.
'161,000 Nigerians Still in Cameroon, Chad, Niger's Refugee Camps'
[This Day] The Director General, National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), Muhammed Sani-Sidi, has disclosed that about 161,000 internally displaced persons (IDPs) from the North-eastern part of Nigeria are still in various camps in three neighbouring countries of Chad, Niger and Cameroon.
Buhari Begs Rich Nations to Save Lake Chad
[This Day] Abuja -President Muhammadu Buhari has urged rich countries to do something urgent to save the Lake Chad from extinction, arising from the effects of climate change.
Save Lake Chad, Buhari Urges Wealthy Nations
[Leadership] President Muhammadu Buhari has urged rich countries to do something urgent to save the Lake Chad from extinction, arising from the effects of climate change.
Buhari Appeals to Developed Nations to Save Lake Chad From Extinction
[Vanguard] President Muhammadu Buhari has appealed to developed nations to save Lake Chad from extinction as a result of the adverse effects of climate change.
President Wants Rich Nations to Save Receding Lake Chad
[Guardian] Abuja -President Muhammadu Buhari has challenged economically advanced countries to rise up to the task of saving the fast-receding Lake Chad from the impact of climate change. Receiving the visiting Director-General of UNESCO, Irina Bokova, in Abuja yesterday, Buhari warned that failure to regenerate the Lake Chad would lead to another round of migration by the people living in the areas.
Oil Search in Chad Basin - Matters Arising
[Guardian] Abuja -To say that the position of this government on several issues is getting more and more worrisome by the day is an understatement. How do you or plan the fact that in a country where there is no money (as we were told) to pay workers' salaries or to alleviate the suffering of the masses, majority of whom cannot even eat once in a day, we are talking of spending billions of naira (either already earmarked or to be raised) on finding oil by force in the north?
Leaders Grace Chad's President's Fifth Inauguration
[Monitor] Chad's President Idriss Deby Itno on Monday took oath for a fifth five year term in office extending his 26-year grip on power during an occasion graced by 14 African heads, including President Museveni amidst a torrid political atmosphere in the background.
President Returns From Chad Visit
[Uganda Media Centre] President Yoweri Museveni is back in the country at the conclusion of a two-day official visit to Chad where he joined over 14 Heads of State and Government delegations at the swearing-in ceremony of Chad President, Idris Deby Itno.
Uganda to Copy Chad On Oil Refinery
[Monitor] Kampala -As Uganda draws plans for the construction of an oil refinery in Kabaale, Hoima District, President Museveni and ministry of Energy officials have been in Chad to pick some lessons.
Rwandan President Attends Swearing in Ceremony for Chadian President
[New Times] President Paul Kagame, yesterday, attended the swearing in ceremony of his Chadian counterpart Idriss Deby Itno.
Growing Dissent as Deby Embarks On Fifth Term
[Deutsche Welle] Chad has banned weekened opposition rallies ahead of the swearing in of President Idriss Deby for another term. Chad's neighbors approve of his commitment to fight terrorism, at home his record is viewed less favorably.
President Idriss Deby Sworn in for Fifth Term
[CISA] N'djamena -President Idriss Deby Itno of Chad, has been sworn in for a fifth consecutive five-year term, following his April 10 electoral victory that was contested by the opposition.
NNPC Considers Crude Importation From Chad, Niger Republic for Kaduna Refinery
[This Day] As part of the efforts to address frequent disruptions to the supply of crude oil to the Kaduna Refinery and Petrochemical Company (KRPC) as a result of the Niger Delta militancy, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) is considering importing crude oil from Chad and Niger Republic, investigations by THISDAY have revealed.
President Idris Debby Sworn in for a Fifth Term
[SNA] Ndjamena -President Idris Debby of Chad was Monday sworn in for fifth term as President of the Republic of Chad in a ceremony attended by several heads of state, with the Sudan
Sudan Ambassador to Chad - Relations Between Sudan and Chad Are Strategic
[SNA] Ndjamena -Sudan Ambassador to Chad, Abdul-Aziz Hassan Salih affirmed that participation of President of the Republic, Field marshal Omer Al-Bashir in inauguration of President of Chad, Idris Debby comes within framework of the distinguished relations between the two countries.
President Al-Bashir Leaves for Ndjamena to Attend Inauguration of President Deby
[SNA] Khartoum -President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir, Monday morning left for the Chadian capital, Ndjamena, to participate in inauguration of the Chadian President, Idris Deby.
Uganda Looks to Chad On Refinery Lessons
[Uganda Media Centre] President Yoweri Museveni now in the Chadian capital N'Djamena on a two-day official visit has said Uganda is seeking to break away from the African slogan of "Producing what it does not consume and consuming what it does not produce" by exploiting its rich natural resources for its own people.
Buhari Heads to Chad for Deby's Inauguration
[Leadership] President Muhammadu Buhari will today, in N'Djamena, join other Heads of State and Government for the inauguration ceremony of President Idriss Deby of Chad.