Chad Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Chadian President pledges to support Buhari's government to end insurgencyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | Vanguard

    President-elect, General Muhammadu Buhari and President of Chad, Idris Deby at the Defence House, Abuja on Monday, 11 May 2015. With them is Minister of Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Aminu Wali.

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  2. Nigeria, Chad should cooperate in Boko Haram fight -Chad's DebyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | AlertNet

    ... website. By continuing to browse our site, you are giving your consent for us to set cookies. ABUJA, May 11 (Reuters) - Chad's President Idriss Deby said on Monday in Nigeria's capital Abuja that the fight against Islamist Boko Haram insurgents was ...

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  3. West Africa: Why We Can't Capture Shekau - Chadian PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    Chadian President Idriss Deby has said that lack of synergy between Nigerian military and its Chadian counterpart is responsible for the continued disappearance of wanted Boko Haram leader, Abubakar Shekau, Hausa service of the BBC has reported. Deby, who stated this after a closed door meeting with President Goodluck Jonathan in Abuja yesterday, said it was regrettable that the two armies, those of Nigeria and Chadian, are working separately in the field, adding that the war against Boko Haram had not yet been totally won because Chad and Nigeria were not working together.

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  4. UPDATE 1-Nigeria, Chad troops should cooperate in Boko Haram fight -Chad's DebyRead the original story

    May 11, 2015 | Reuters

    Chad's President Idriss Deby said on Monday in Nigeria's capital Abuja that the fight against Islamist Boko Haram insurgents was being hindered by failure of the two countries' troops to work together. He said there were plans to form a rapid response force for the African Union from troops of the four countries around the Lake Chad basin - Nigeria, Chad, Niger and Cameroon.

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  5. Nigerian, Chad troops fail to cooperate in Boko Haram fight-DebyRead the original story

    May 11, 2015 | Reuters

    May 11 Chad's President Idriss Deby said on Monday in Nigeria's capital Abuja that the fight against islamist Boko Haram insurgents was being hindered by failure of the two countries' troops to work together. He said there were plans to form a rapid response force for the African Union from troops of the four countries around the Lake Chad basin - Nigeria, Chad, Niger and Cameroon.

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  6. Chad to Reschedule $1.5 Billion of Glencore-Led Oil LoansRead the original story

    May 11, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... it hasn't been released publicly. "An agreement is at an advanced stage on a total of $400 million, which should allow Chad to save an estimated $150 million as debt servicing and receive an estimated additional oil revenue of $250 million from the ...

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  7. Chadian-Sudanese force hands over rebels involved in Bashar's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    ... of his group on 12 May 2013 after the signing of a peace agreement in Doha. His convoy was heading to El-Fashir from Chad when they were ambushed by a group of JEM fighters inside the Chadian territory not far from the border, according to the ...

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  8. Chad: Habre Trial in Starting Blocks After Judges Sworn inRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    ... is 8.5 million Euros, including contributions from countries and organizations. The biggest contributors are Chad (35.5 %) and the European Union (23 %). AU Commission Chairperson Nkosazana Dhlamini Zuma named Gberdao Gustave Kam of Burkina Faso as ...

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  9. Horribly bleak study sees 'empty landscape' as large herbivores vanish at startling rateRead the original story

    May 4, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... of the developing world is likely the most important factor." The main herd of elephants at Zakouma National Park in Chad in 2013. Ninety percent of the elephants in the park have been poached in the last decade. (Michael Lorentz/AFP via Getty ...

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  10. Darfur rebels say they deterred fresh attack by Sudanese militiamenRead the original story

    Apr 18, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    The rebel Sudan Liberation Movement - Minni Minnawi said they inflected heavy losses on the Sudanese government militiamen following fresh clashes in North Darfur on Saturday 2 May. SLM-MM military spokesperson Ahmed Ardob in a statement released on Sunday claimed they killed some 60 fighters of the Rapid Support Forces including the commander of the militia unit Omer Issa and his deputy Issa Fatous. The rebel official said the fighting took place in Jumeiza area south-west of Kutum in North Darfur, and pointed that an allied SLM faction led by Mohamed Adam Abdelsalam took part in the fight against the assailant militiamen.

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  11. Chad tightens security against Boko HaramRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2015 | The Peninsula

    N'Djamena---Long tailbacks form at a bridge on the border between Chad and Cameroon while Chadian security forces, wary of deadly Boko Haram jihadists, screen all road users and their property. "We're looking for weapons," a police officer explains at the Ngueuli bridge on the main road for imports to landlocked Chad, linking the capital N'Djamena to the far north of Cameroon.

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  12. Chad Sees More Fees From CNPC Oil Deal Offsetting Price DropRead the original story

    Apr 30, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... "On the old concession, the royalty is 12.5 percent, on the new concession it is 14.25 percent." Oil production in Chad, the seventh-biggest producer in sub-Saharan Africa, is forecast to increase to 180,000 barrels per day by the end of this year ...

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  13. Republic of Congo burns five tons of illegal ivoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2015 | UPI

    Republic of Congo President Denis Sassou Nguesso set fire to nearly five tons of elephant ivory in a symbolic gesture at an illegal wildlife trade conference Wednesday. Accompanied by Chad President Idriss Deby, Nguesso burned the seized ivory as part of a ceremony to mark the first meeting of the International Conference on Illegal Trade in Wild Fauna and Flora in Africa.

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  14. Rival Economic Organizations Blamed for Economic StagnationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2015 | Voice of America

    ... and poverty in Angola, Burundi, Rwanda, Cameroon, Congo, Democratic Republic of Congo, Gabon, Equatorial Guinea, Chad, and Sao Tome and Principe. CEMAC was created for the same purpose in 1999 by Gabon, Cameroon, the Central African Republic, Chad, ...

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  15. Realities in the Aftermath of winning Presidential Election (Part...Read the original story

    Apr 24, 2015 | Nigeriaworld

    ... the international military efforts always provide a palliative approach to stop further calamity as we have seen once Chad got militarily involved. Restoration of the military capacity and capabilities of Nigeria as an independent nation is also ...

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  16. What the global footprint of US special operations looks likeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | Silicon Alley Insider

    A U.S. soldier trains a Chadian soldier during Flintlock 2015, an American-led military exercise, in Mao, Chad, February 22, 2015. Picture taken February 22, 2015.

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  17. Commando Training in ChadRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | Wall Street Journal

    An American Green Beret leads Chadian antiterrorist commandos in a round of 20 push-ups after a disappointing performance on the rifle range in Mao, Chad, in February. Michael M. Phillips/The Wall Street Journal Chadian commandos celebrate a good afternoon on the rifle range during the multicountry military exercises.

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  18. Africa: Africa's New Oil - Power, Pipelines and Future Fortunes - By Celeste HicksRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    Celeste Hicks is the former BBC correspondent in Chad and Mali and an editor on BBC Africa service news programmes. Her new book, Africa's New Oil: power, pipelines and future fortunes is published by Zed Books.

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  19. Nigeria military says still in Boko Haram stronghold despite minesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | AlertNet

    ... start of the year, but have since lost much of that ground after a concerted push by troops from Nigeria and neighbours Chad, Niger and Cameroon in the past two months. A Chadian military source said a joint military operation involving forces from ...

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  20. Nigerian Soldiers Retreat From Mined Boko Haram StrongholdRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Switched

    ... of the year, but have since lost much of that ground after a concerted push by militaries from Nigeria and neighbors Chad, Niger and Cameroon in the past two months. Chadian military source said a joint military operation involving armies from Niger ...

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