Chad Newswire (Page 9)

Chad Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Chad. (Page 9)

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  1. Boko Haram claims June suicide bombings in Chad capitalRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2015 | Vanguard

    Haram have claimed responsibility for twin suicide bombings in Chad's capital N'Djamena that left 38 people dead, the SITE Intelligence Group reported Wednesday. In a statement in Arabic posted on Twitter, the jihadist group identified two suicide bombers who it said carried out the June 15 attacks, the first in the capital of a country that has taken a leading role in a regional offensive against Nigeria-based Boko Haram.


  2. QC gives food baskets to the blind in SomaliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | The Peninsula

    ... families. Around 54,000 Somalis benefit from QC's Iftar project, Eid Clothes project, and Zakat Al Fitr project. Chad Iftar In Chad, and specifically at Dar Al Mo'menat Center in N'Djamena, the capital, a large number of those fasting assembled in ...


  3. Islamic State in West Africa claims Chad suicide attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | The Long War Journal

    The Islamic State's Wilayat Gharb Ifriqiyah , formerly known as Boko Haram, has officially claimed last month's suicide attacks in Chad's capital of N'Djamena. The attacks killed at least 23 people and left more than 100 wounded.


  4. Boko Haram militants kill 18 villagers in ChadRead the original story

    Jul 8, 2015 | Xinhuanet

    Nigerian Islamic sect Boko Haram militants killed 18 villagers in Monday's attack on Memorom, a Chadian village near Lake Chad, local media reported Wednesday. Local people who were quoted by the media said the attack took place while the villagers gathered for meal which broke the Ramadan fasting.


  5. Boko Haram Takes War Outside Of Its Comfort ZoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | The Daily Caller

    Sadly but unsurprisingly, Chad's capital N'Djamena was hit hard by two simultaneous suicide attacks on the 15th of June, 2015, killing at least 34 and injuring over 100. The targets were the central police station and the police school where two terrorists were able to enter wearing police uniforms.


  6. Suspected Boko Haram militants kill 26 people in Chad attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | AlertNet

    ... militants from the Nigerian Islamist group Boko Haram killed 26 people in night attacks on two villages on Lake Chad over the weekend, Chadian officials said. Boko Haram has stepped up assaults in recent weeks across the region in what appears to be ...


  7. Suicide bombers strike Chad's capital, raising fears of Boko Haram reprisalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Security officers stand at the site of a suicide bombing in Ndjamena, Chad, June 15, 2015. At least 27 people, including four suspected Boko Haram Islamist fighters, were killed and 100 others were injured on Monday in two attacks in Chad's capital, N'Djamena, which the government blamed on the Nigerian militant group.


  8. DOJ Seeks Civil Forfeiture of $34 Million in Bribe Payments Made to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2015 | JD Supra

    On June 30, the DOJ filed a Complaint to forfeit shares of Griffiths Energy International, a Canadian energy company accused of bribing various Republic of Chad diplomats to receive oil development rights in Chad. The diplomats include the former Chadian Ambassador to the United States and Canada, and Chad's Deputy Chief of Mission to the United States.


  9. Joint Press Briefing with Secretary Carter and Defense Minister Le...Read the original story

    Jul 6, 2015 | U.S. Department of Defense

    ... disrupting Al Qaeda affiliates, Boko Haram and other extremists in North and West African nations, like Mali, Niger and Chad, and the U.S. military will continue to support France in these efforts with our lift and aerial refueling capabilities. ...


  10. Nigeria Security Tracker: Weekly Update June 27-July 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2015 |

    Below is a visualization and description of some of the most significant incidents of political violence in Nigeria from June 27, 2015 to July 3, 2015. This update also represents violence related to Boko Haram in Cameroon, Chad, and Niger.


  11. 'Days of Our Lives' Spoilers: Theresa Stages Baby Scare -...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2015 | Celebrity Dirty Laundry

    "Days of Our Lives" spoilers for the week of July 6-10 reveal that jealousy will abound in Salem. The green-eyed monster will strike when Abigail spots Zoe cozying up to Chad at the Independence Day picnic.


  12. Boko Haram kills nearly 200 in 48 hours - Militants unleash female suicide bombers North East NigeriaRead the original story

    Jul 4, 2015 | UAport

    NDJAMENA: A picture shows the dead bodies of suspected Boko Haram militants after a Chadian police raid in N'Djamena.


  13. Celebrating the country where liberty livesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2015 | Daily Dispatch

    ... to have skills," she said. "We need cutters and sewers. We'll find something for you to do, whatever your skill level." Chad and Allison Williams and their children, Hannah, 8, and Landon, 7, came from Arcola, as far away as you can be and still be ...


  14. 10 minutes of Mayhem with Hellyeah guitarist Tom MaxwellRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2015 |

    Putting together a band with members already famous for their previous work sets the stage for high expectations that often fall short or turn into one-off novelty acts. When Mudvayne vocalist Chad Gray, Nothingface guitarist Tom Maxwell, and Pantera/Damageplan drummer Vinnie Paul connected under the Hellyeah banner, most people got exactly what they expected in terms of sound and style.


  15. Clouds bring perfect parade weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2015 | Lenoir News-Topic

    Independence Day started with rainbows at sunrise, then more clouds, but that made for an unseasonably comfortable morning for Hudson's Kiddie Kar Parade, the first that Chad and Amy White of Lenoir attended. Though they live in Lenoir, they attend church in Hudson, and a lot of people there had talked about the parade so they decided to bring their children, Cayden, 7, Callie, 4, and Corbin, 2," Amy White said.


  16. African Development Bank Group approved debt relief for ChadRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2015 | MBendi

    The Boards of the African Development Bank Group approved debt relief for the Republic of Chad under the Enhanced Heavily Indebted Poor Country initiative in the amount of US $37 million . This follows a joint assessment of the country in April 2015 by the IMF and World Bank as having attained the HIPC 'Completion Point'.


  17. French president talks Boko Haram in CameroonRead the original story

    Jul 3, 2015 | KRON 4

    ... have stepped up hit-and-run attacks in neighboring countries. France has a big air base in N'Djamena, the capital of Chad, which is helping lead the force. N'Djamena lies on the eastern edge of Cameroon's panhandle, near the conflict zone. Cameroon ...


  18. Chad arrests local Boko Haram leader in N'DjamenaRead the original story

    Jun 30, 2015 | Xinhuanet

    One of the key Boko Haram leaders, Baana Fanay alias Mahamat Moustapha, who has been coordinating trafficking of weapons between Nigeria, Cameroon and Chad was arrested on Sunday in N'Djamena, the Chadian capital, the country's Public Prosecutor Alghassim Khamis said Monday. "The security forces arrested him after a fierce resistance," Khamis said, adding that "Baana Fanay who was arrested with two other terrorists, was responsible for the purchase of weapons and recruitment of fighters for Nigeria's islamist sect Boko Haram."


  19. Lai Mohammed defends Buhari's govtRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | Vanguard

    ... to rally Nigeria's neighbours to act as a common front against the terror group Boko Haram. The President travelled to Chad and Niger, and then hosted a summit of the Lake Chad Basin Commission that comprised Cameroon, Chad and Niger, with Benin ...


  20. Terrorist Attack Appears ProbableRead the original story

    Jun 29, 2015 | The Intelligencer

    ... "dots" have appeared in at least six other countries during the past few days. Dozens were killed in bomb attacks in Chad and Kuwait. A gunman massacred more, including British tourists, at a Tunisian beach. Egypt's state prosecutor died in a bomb ...