Chad

 
Chad is the country most vulnerable to climate change – here's why
Chad is the country most vulnerable to climate change – here's why
Of the 186 countries assessed in a recent survey of climate vulnerability, Chad was...
The continent can’t afford business as usual at the African Union
The continent can’t afford business as usual at the African Union
POLITICSRegardless of where one sits in estimation of Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma’s term as chairperson of the African Union Commission —...
​Curbing ‘big men’ may stem exodus
​Curbing ‘big men’ may stem exodus
Walk around the Eiffel Tower and you’re struck by two things: the enormity of a structure three times the height of Victoria Falls, and the...
AU-backed tribunal jails Chadian dictator Hissène Habré
AU-backed tribunal jails Chadian dictator Hissène Habré
Former Chadian dictator Hissène Habré raised his arms in the air and shouted “Down with Francafrique!”, the term used for France’s...
Victims of Habre's Chad were starved, trial hears
Victims of Habre's Chad were starved, trial hears
The 72-year-old, who fled to Dakar after being deposed in 1990, is being prosecuted in his adoptive country for war crimes, crimes against humanity...
[Video]Hissène Habré trial postponed
[Video]Hissène Habré trial postponed
The former Chadian dictator’s trial has been postponed in Dakar after he caused a disturbance in court and told his lawyers to refuse to participate.
Chad trial is a warning for Africa's tyrants
Chad trial is a warning for Africa's tyrants
Former Chadian leader Hissène Habré went on trial in Senegal this week, accused of crimes against humanity, war crimes and torture committed during...
Wearing a face veil in Chad will get you arrested
Wearing a face veil in Chad will get you arrested
Chadian police have said anyone wearing a full-face veil will be arrested after a Boko Haram suicide bombing – carried out by an attacker...
[Video]Former Chadian dictator faces justice
[Video]Former Chadian dictator faces justice
Former Chadian dictator Hissène Habré, who is accused of tens of thousands of political killings and torture, will finally stand trial this month.
[Video]Chad a safe haven from Boko Haram
[Video]Chad a safe haven from Boko Haram
M&G's Lauren Clifford-Holmes visited a refugee camp in Chad, filled with families trying to escape Boko Haram. She chats about her experience.
Lake Chad: Where refugees flee from Boko Haram
Lake Chad: Where refugees flee from Boko Haram
I traveled to Baga Sola in Chad last week with Unicef to cover the Nigerian refugee situation around Lake Chad. 

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