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Mahamat Idriss Deby, Son of Chad’s Late President Named President of The Republic of Chad

Mahamat Idriss Deby, Son of Chad’s Late President Named President of The Republic of Chad

Earlier, the late Chadian leader Idriss Deby, 68, was killed while visiting troops on the frontlines in the fight against…
Chad Rebel Group CCMSR Vows to Continue Fight Against Central Authorities

Chad Rebel Group CCMSR Vows to Continue Fight Against Central Authorities

RABAT (Sputnik) – Chadian rebels from the Military Command Council for the Salvation of the Republic (CCMSR) on Tuesday reaffirmed…
‘Technically a Coup’: Chad’s Military Suspends Constitution as Slain President Deby’s Son Takes Over

‘Technically a Coup’: Chad’s Military Suspends Constitution as Slain President Deby’s Son Takes Over

Chad is just one of several African nations on which former colonial powers have kept tight reins through military cooperation,…
Russian Foreign Ministry Offers Condolences to People of Chad Over Death of President Deby

Russian Foreign Ministry Offers Condolences to People of Chad Over Death of President Deby

MOSCOW (Sputnik) – Russia’s foreign ministry on Tuesday expressed condolences to the people of Chad over the death of of…
Chad’s President Deby Has Died, Army Reportedly Claims

Chad’s President Deby Has Died, Army Reportedly Claims

The 68-year-old political veteran took office as president in 1990 and has recently won a sixth term. Chad’s President Idriss Déby…
French, Chinese Oil Companies Sign Agreements in Rat Race to Build East African Crude Oil Pipeline

French, Chinese Oil Companies Sign Agreements in Rat Race to Build East African Crude Oil Pipeline

Back in 2006, the East African country of Uganda made one of the biggest oil discoveries after crude oil reserves…
South Africa Setting Up $18 Million ‘No-Fault’ Fund for COVID-19 Jab Victims

South Africa Setting Up $18 Million ‘No-Fault’ Fund for COVID-19 Jab Victims

South African drug regulator SAHPRA reversed its decision to halt use of the Johnson & Johnson coronavirus vaccine — the…
Little Boy, Several Others Killed in Oil Tanker Blast in Southeastern Nigeria – Reports

Little Boy, Several Others Killed in Oil Tanker Blast in Southeastern Nigeria – Reports

MOSCOW (Sputnik) – At least a dozen people, including one child and three women, have died as a result of…
Huge Fire Rages on South Africa’s Table Mountain – Videos

Huge Fire Rages on South Africa’s Table Mountain – Videos

MOSCOW (Sputnik) – A massive fire has been raging out of control on the Table Mount near South Africa’s Cape…
At Least 32 Killed, More Than 100 Injured After Train Derails in Egypt, Reports Say

At Least 32 Killed, More Than 100 Injured After Train Derails in Egypt, Reports Say

The incident comes just weeks after a deadly train collision in Egypt’s Sohag that killed 19 and injured almost 200.…
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