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Chad Unveils New Government After Military Rule

Chad’s newly appointed Prime Minister, Allamaye Halina, unveiled his inaugural government on Monday, signalling the conclusion of a three-year period of military governance in the arid nation. Trojan News reports that the cabinet decree, broadcast on public television, retained senior…

Chad PM Resigns After Election Defeat

CHADIAN Prime Minister Succes Masra announced his resignation on Wednesday, just over two weeks after his defeat to junta chief Mahamat Idriss Deby Itno in presidential elections. Deby, who secured 61 percent of the vote, is set to be sworn in on…

Chad Opposition Leader Challenges Election Result

CHAD’S political landscape faces turbulence as opposition leader Succes Masra takes legal action to contest the outcome of the country’s presidential election, lodging a formal appeal with the constitutional council. The state-run national election management body declared interim President Mahamat Idriss…

Chad Threatens US Military Presence, Russia Influence Looms

CHAD has issued a direct challenge to US military presence in another African nation, signalling its intent to terminate a crucial security agreement that governs the operations of American troops in the country. According to four sources familiar with the…