Stronger Peacebuilding Efforts Needed to Tackle Boko Haram
[UN News] While the efforts of the Governments in Africa's Lake Chad Basin have diminished Boko Haram's combat capacity in the region, the terrorist group has changed its tactics, increasing the use of suicide attacks, the top United Nations political official reported to the Security Council today.
In Backing Chad, the West Faces Moral Hazards
[ICG] The West sees Chad as a reliable ally in the fight against extremists in the African Sahel. But it needs to take more care. Chad is breaking prior agreements by spending much of its oil revenue on the military, while social services and good governance have suffered.
Khartoum Denies Closing Libya, Chad, South Sudan Borders
[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The Sudanese Minister of Foreign Affairs has denied reports about the closure of the borders with three neighbouring countries.
From Refugee Hotspot to Promised Land, Chad's Bet At the Paris Roundtable
[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Chad needs commitments in its fight against poverty, strengthening resilience of its communities and ensuring long-term stability
Senior Delegation Holds Talks With Chad President
[Shabait] Asmara -Senior Eritrean delegation comprising Mr. Osman Saleh, Minister of Foreign Affairs, and Mr. Yemane Gebreab, head of PFDJ Political Affairs, met and held talks with President Idris Deby of Chad. The senior delegation delivered a letter from President Isaias Afwerki to President Idris Deby focusing on regional, continental and international developments, particularly the need to reform the African Union.
Deadly Malnutrition Soars Among Children in Lake Chad Amid Boko Haram Resurgence
[Thomson Reuters Foundation] London -The number of children suffering from life-threatening malnutrition across the Lake Chad Basin - about 800,000 - has soared since last year, and could spiral further as Boko Haram ramps up attacks in the region, an aid agency said on Tuesday.
Elections Still a Weak Spot in Central Africa
[Africa Renewal] The special representative of the Secretary-General and head of the United Nations Regional Office for Central Africa (UNOCA), Fran√ßois Lounc√©ny Fall, appeared before the UN Security Council in June to brief it on the situation in the Central African region.
To Be or Not to Be Chadian? Fleeing Central Africans Defy Traditional Ideas of Nationality
[RFI] For Idrissa Haroum, the decision was pure and simple he wants to live where he is accepted. The 55-year-old Muslim from the Central African Republic says that he was called a Chadian in his own country. He now owns that moniker, and has the birth certificate to prove it.
UN Aid Chief Allocates U.S.$45 Million to Tackle Neglected Emergencies in Four Countries
[UN News] The United Nations aid chief released today $45 million from the Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) to four countries "struggling in crises away from the headlines" - Afghanistan, the Central African Republic, Chad and Sudan - where more than 21 million people need urgent humanitarian assistance.
Chadian PM Concludes Visit to Country
[SNA] Khartoum -The Chadian Prime Minister, Albert Pahimi Padack√©, has concluded his three days official visit to the country, during which he met with the President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al -Bashir at the guests house, and the first vice president of the republic, the National Prime Minister, General, Bakri Hassan Salih at the council of ministers.
Chadian PM Praises Visit to Sudan
[SNA] Khartoum -The Chadian Prime Minister, Albert Pahimi Padack√©, has praised his visit to the Sudan, stressing that the visit has achieved its goals, noting that the visit comes in context of the friendship and good neighborhood relations between the Sudan and Chad that gains concern from the leaderships of the two countries, President Omer Al Bashir and Idriss Debbi.
VP - Sudanese Chadian Relations Are Strategic
[SNA] Khartoum -The Vice-President of the Republic, Hassabo Mohammed Abdul Rahman has described the Sudanese-Chadian bilateral relations as strategic, referring that the visit of the Chadian Prime Minister to Sudan comes in the context of strengthening the strategic relations and widening the economic interests between Sudan and Chad.
Chadian PM Visits Number of Factories, Expresses Desire to Transfer Sudan's Experiences
[SNA] Khartoum -The Chadian prime minister, informed during a tour on the country's industrial capabilities.
Sudan, Chad Agree to Continue Dialogue On Joint Issues
[SNA] Khartoum -Sudan and Chad have agreed to continue dialogue on the common issues between the two countries, especially the security, economic and political issues for boosting joint cooperation between them.
Bakri Discusses With Chadian PM Enhancing Cooperation Between Two Countries
[SNA] Khartoum -The First Vice President of the Republic, the National Prime Minister, General, Bakri Hassan Salih, discussed, Monday, with the visiting Chadian Prime Minister, Pahimi Padack√©, the bilateral relations and ways for enhancing them further for the interest of the two countries, and pushing forward prospects for cooperation between them.
Al-Bahir Affirms Sudan-Chad Strong, Eternal Relations
[SNA] Khartoum -The President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al -Bashir, has affirmed the eternal and strong relations between the Sudan and Chad on both the official and popular levels, and the Sudan's keenness to promote them in all domains.
Chadian PM Visits Amipharma Drugs Factory and Zadna Farms
[SNA] Khartoum -The Chadian Prime Minister, Albert Pahimi Padack√©, and the accompanying delegation have visited, Tuesday , the Amipharam Factory for Drugs Manufacturing , in Bahri area (north Khartoum), accompanied by the Vice President of the republic, Hassabo Mohamed Abdul-Rahman and the Federal Health Minister, Bahar Iddris Abu-Garda.
Prime Minister of Chad Arrived in the Country
[SNA] Khartoum -The Chadian Premier, Albert Pahimi Padack√© arrived here Monday, on a three-day visit during which he will hold talks with the government officials on enhancement of eternal relations between Sudan and Chad.
Chad Welcomes Sudanese Government Decision to Collect Weapons - Ambassador
[SNA] Khartoum -The Ambassador of Chad to Sudan, Salah Hamid Shegaira has affirmed that the visit of the Chadian Premier to Sudan Monday comes within context of enhancement of relations between Chad and Sudan and that the Prime Minister of Chad will discuss with the Sudanese government officials some scheduled files.
Chadian Prime Minister to Visit Sudan On Monday
[SNA] Khartoum -Chadian Prime Minister,Albert Pahimi Padack√© will visit Sudan next Monday, leading a high level delegation in response to an invitation extended by the Vice-President of the Republic, Hassabo Mohammed Abdul Rahman.