Chad declares emergency in east after dozens die in ethnic violence
Chad's President Idriss Deby declared a state of emergency in two eastern provinces on Sunday, authorising summary shootings to "save the majority", after violent intercommunal...
37 dead in intercommunal fighting in Chad: president
At least 37 people have been killed in fresh fighting this week between rival ethnic groups in Chad, President Idriss Deby said on Friday.
Chadian army says 250 rebels captured after rebel convoy targeted
The Chadian military on Saturday said it had captured more than 250 rebels, including some top leaders, after an operation against an convoy of militants trying to cross...
Chad president in first-ever visit to Israel
Chadian President Idriss Deby Itno is due to arrive in Israel on Sunday for a first-ever visit to the country, decades after diplomatic relations were severed between the two nations.
Chad lawmakers to vote on new constitution
Chadian lawmakers vote Monday on a controversial change to the constitution that will bolster President Idriss Deby's powers and which opposition groups warn will damage democracy in the landlocked African state.
Chad on track for presidential reform after forum
The central African state of Chad is on course for reforms to the presidency after a forum on constitutional change that was boycotted by the opposition.
Macron in Mali for diplomatic push on Sahel anti-jihad force
The so-called "G5 Sahel" countries south of the Sahara -- Burkina Faso, Chad, Mali, Mauritania and Niger -- have pledged to fight jihadists on their own soil with instability and Islamist attacks on the rise.
Chad president names film-maker culture, tourism minister
Chad's President Idriss Deby has named award-winning arthouse movie director Mahamat Saleh Haroun as minister of culture, tourism and crafts as part of a government reshuffle.