Chad Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Chad: Habre (Literally) Dragged to Court, After 25-Year WaitRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    The trial of Chad's former leader in Senegal is breaking new legal ground and could provide a model for future African trials. The presiding judge in the trial of Hissne Habr, which resumed yesterday in the Senegalese capital Dakar, seems determined to show that the former leader of Chad will get a fair trial.

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  2. Africa: Have Oil Companies Learnt Anything From the Niger Delta Crisis?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    ... lives have transformed for the better? We see the impacts of oil extraction projects in neglected regions of southern Chad and eastern Niger, most notably in infrastructure. In Chad, which was the subject of an innovative project supported by the ...

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  3. Trial of Chad's ex-leader Hissene Habre offers test case for African justiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2015 | The Globe and Mail

    A file picture taken on January 17, 1987 shows Chad's then president Hissene Habre looking on in N'Djamena. Habre is on trial in Senegal in a historic test case for the legal principle of 'universal jurisdiction.'

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  4. Chad: Habre Remains Mute As His Trial RestartsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    True to form, former Chadian President Hissne Habr refused to turn up in person on Monday at the resumption of his trial in Dakar for crimes against humanity, war crimes and torture. Habr is on trial before the Extraordinary African Chambers , a special court set up to try those presumed most responsible for the worst violations of international humanitarian law committed in Chad from 1982 to 1990, when Habr was in power.

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  5. Chad: Former Chadian President Habre Again Disrupts Trial for War CrimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    The war crimes trial of Chad's former President Hissene Habre in Senegal's capital, Dakar, was delayed today when he refused to appear in court. Habre was brought in by force.

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  6. Sport24.co.za | Five AFCON talking pointsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2015 | News24

    Record seven-time champions Egypt scored five goals, but title-holders Ivory Coast could not manage even one during a dramatic matchday 2 of AFCON 2017 qualifying at the weekend. Chad crumbled 5-1 at home against the revitalised Pharaohs while the Yaya Toure-less Elephants struggled on a heavy, wet Nigerian pitch when held 0-0 by combative Sierra Leone.

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  7. When goalkeeper is Man of the MatchRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2015 | Vanguard

    ... ." I get very temperamental with those who say "a a ..there are no more minnows in football"a .of course there are. Chad and Tanzania are minnows in African football. So are Uganda, South Africaa ..The power houses? Cameroun, Ghana, Senegal, Egypt, ...

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  8. Eagles arrive Port HarcourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2015 | Vanguard

    ... earning only one point on the road. The situation in Group G will become clearer after the match between Le Sao of Chad and the Pharaohs of Egypt in N'djamena on Sunday. Coach Sunday Oliseh gave new caps to goalkeeper Carl Ikeme, who was truly ...

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  9. Ivory Coast starts African title defense with 0-0 drawRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... 3-1 in Lesotho to lead Group J with two wins from two. Bassem Morsi scored a hat trick for Egypt in a 5-1 hammering of Chad. That put Egypt ahead of Nigeria in Group G and kept the record seven-time African champion on course to qualify for the Cup ...

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  10. Nigeria: How Buhari's Administration Has Fared So FarRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    ... State House Chief of Protocol (SCOP). On June 3, the president embarked on an official trip to Niger and proceeded to Chad on June 4. During both visits, he held bilateral talks with Presidents Mahamadou Issoufou (Niger) and Idriss Deby (Chad) on ...

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  11. Senegal tribunal receives war crimes accusations against Chad presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2015 | Jurist

    The special tribunal in Senegal is overseeing the case against the former president of Chad, Hissene Habre [BBC profile], who was accused of crimes against humanity, war crimes and torture. A Senegalese lawyer, Mbaye Jacques Ndiaye, filed the charges [Africa Review report] against Deby to hold him responsible for the role he played in perpetuating the alleged crimes of his predecessor while he served as Habre's army chief.

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  12. War crimes complaint filed against Chad leader DebyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2015 | Bangkok Post

    War crimes accusations have been filed against Chad's President Idriss Deby, a Senegalese court which is already trying ex-Chadian dictator Hissene Habre said Thursday. Deby, who overthrew Habre in 1990, has been accused of "genocide, war crimes, crimes against humanity and torture, at the initiative of some victims", lawyer Mbaye Jacques Ndiaye told radio station RFI.

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  13. .com | WATCH: Tailor Swift dedicates latest 'Wildest Dreams'...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2015 | News24

    ... overnments throughout Africa to handle the management of parks like Akagera in Rwanda, Garamba in Congo, and Zakouma in Chad.

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  14. .com | Senegal court says receives war crimes complaint against Chad's DebyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2015 | News24

    The Senegalese court trying ex-Chadian dictator Hissene Habre for atrocities has received a complaint of rights abuses against his successor, it said on Thursday. Idriss Deby, who overthrew Habre in 1990, has been accused of "genocide, war crimes, crimes against humanity and torture, at the initiative of some victims", lawyer Mbaye Jacques Ndiaye told radio station RFI.

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  15. Nigeria: Dead or Alive - the Seven Lives of Boko Haram's LeaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    Early in August 2015, the President of Chad, Idriss Deby, announced the death of Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau and a possible change in the militant group's leadership. A purported picture of Shekau's corpse was circulated in the media, but the Nigerian military neither denied nor confirmed the story.

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  16. Nigeria: Why Would a Boko Haram Faction Want to Negotiate?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    During an address on the 55th anniversary of Chad's Independence Day last month, President Idriss Deby boldly stated that "Boko Haram is decapitated", claiming that that the group's firebrand leader, Abubakar Shekau, had been replaced. His alleged successor, he said, was a militant commander by the name of Mahamat Daoud - a previously unknown figure within the group's already shadowy leadership structure - who, according to Deby, was open to negotiations with member states of the Lake Chad Basin Commission.

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  17. UN human rights office 'deeply regrets' resumption of executions in ChadRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    Following the first executions in Chad since 2003, the United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights on Tuesday deeply regretted the resumption of the death penalty in that country and called for an official moratorium on its use. OHCHR Spokesperson Ccile Pouilly called Saturdays execution by firing squad of 10 people sentenced to death the day before an extremely unfortunate development, particularly given the Government of Chads abolition of the death penalty in 2014.

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  18. UN human rights office - deeply regrets' resumption of executions in ChadRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2015 | United Nations

    OHCHR Spokesperson Cecile Pouilly called Saturday's execution by firing squad of 10 people sentenced to death the day before "an extremely unfortunate development," particularly given the Government of Chad's abolition of the death penalty in 2014. The penalty was reinstated in an anti-terrorism law unanimously approved by Chad's parliament on 30 July.

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  19. Chad executes 10 Boko Haram members 1 day after verdictRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2015 | Newsday

    Chad executed by firing squad 10 members of Boko Haram on Saturday, the security minister said, marking the first use of the death penalty since the country bolstered its anti-terror measures last month. The 10 men were sentenced to death on Friday after being convicted of crimes including murder and the use of explosives.

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  20. Chad sentences Boko Haram members to death for June attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2015 | Newstime Africa

    ... two different military facilities in the capital. Following the attack, which was Boko Haram's most brazen operation in Chad - and by far its deadliest - thus far, President Idriss Deby declared three days of national mourning. Friday's death ...

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