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Africa: Chad

HRW slams Chadian forces over rights violations during anti-government protests

HRW slams Chadian forces over rights violations during anti-government protests

Jan 23, 2023 | Africa: Chad

The NGO Human Rights Watch has denounced murders, deaths in custody, enforced disappearances, and acts of torture linked ...

Jan 19, 2023 | Africa: Chad

Dehydrated and whipped by scorching winds as their crowded truck snaked through the dunes, some drank urine to survive, ...

Jan 5, 2023 | Africa: Chad

The government in Chad said Thursday that it had foiled an attempted destabilisation plot by army officers and a promi ...

Jan 1, 2023 | Africa: Chad

Hissein Mahamoud Barkai won France's Lebey Prize for best artisan in 2022. A member of the Toques fran├žaises association ...

Dec 5, 2022 | Africa: Chad

A Chadian court has handed jail terms of between two and three years to 262 people who were arrested after deadly protes ...

Nov 28, 2022 | Africa: Chad

The trial of over 400 people who joined last month's anti-government protests is to open in a desert prison in Chad on T ...

Nov 28, 2022 | Africa: Chad

Lawyers in Chad have vowed to stop work during a mass trial, due to start Tuesday, of more than 400 people detained over ...

Nov 23, 2022 | Africa: Chad

As many as 40 Chadian soldiers were killed when Boko Haram insurgents launched a surprise attack on their military unit ...

Nov 22, 2022 | Africa: Chad

Around 10 soldiers were killed and others wounded early Tuesday when jihadists attacked an army position in western Chad ...

Nov 16, 2022 | Africa: Chad

Some have fled or gone into hiding while for others, just to walk in front of their party's now abandoned headquarters s ...

Nov 11, 2022 | Africa: Chad

More than 620 people, including dozens of minors, have been arrested in Chad, the public prosecutor said Friday, after a ...

Nov 10, 2022 | Africa: Chad

The leaders of Chad's main opposition groups said on Wednesday that they had been forced into hiding over fears for thei ...

Nov 8, 2022 | Africa: Chad

Chad has accepted the principle of an international inquiry as soon as possible to shed light on the deaths of some 50 ...

Nov 7, 2022 | Africa: Chad

General Mahamat Idriss Deby Itno on Monday appointed by decree 104 more members of his parliament as he leads Chad's t ...

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