Chad reintroduces death penalty with anti-terror law

2015-07-31 07:53

Chad has reintroduced the death penalty just six months after its abolition, as legislators passed a stringent anti-terror bill in the face of a spate of deadly Boko Haram attacks.

At least 13 Boko Haram militants killed in raids on Chadian villages

2015-07-27 21:04

At least 13 suspected Boko Haram militants and three civilians have been killed in separate attacks after the insurgents raided several remote localities around Lake Chad, Chadian security sources say.

Chad ex-dictator taken in and out of court

2015-07-20 18:42

Chad ex-dictator Hissene Habre has been taken into and then out of court for his trial in Senegal.

Senegal to stage 'historic' trial of Chadian former despot Habre

2015-07-19 12:03

Chad's former dictator Hissene Habre is set to make history as he goes on trial in Senegal over his regime's brutality - the first time a despot from one African country has been called to account by another.

Boko Haram steps up attacks in northern Cameroon - source

2015-07-13 17:57

At least a dozen civilians and a Chadian soldier have been killed in two suicide attacks by suspected Boko Haram militants in the northern Cameroon town of Fotokol.

Boko Haram suspected of Chad, Nigeria blasts

2015-07-11 14:43

At least 14 people have died in a suicide bomb attack at a crowded market in Chad's capital just days after Boko Haram claimed a previous bombing in the city that left 38 people dead.

Female suicide bomber kills 10 in Chad capital

2015-07-11 11:18

A female suicide bomber has killed around 10 people at a market in the capital of Chad, in the latest attack to hit the country on the frontline in the fight against Boko Haram Islamists.

Chad forces arrest Boko Haram leader, hold 74 others

2015-07-02 08:17

Chad’s chief prosecutor says security forces have arrested one of the leaders of the Nigerian extremist group, Boko Haram.

Chadian dictator's trial to feature 4 000 victims - lawyers

2015-06-29 21:52

More than 4 000 victims have been registered in the trial of former Chadian dictator Hissene Habre for atrocities committed during his presidency, their lawyers say.

Chad forces kill 6 militants, lose 5 officers in operation

2015-06-29 15:12

Chadian security forces have killed six militants and lost five officers as they stormed an illegal arms cache site of the capital, state prosecutor Alghassim Khamiss says.


Nigeria, Cameroon seek closer partnership

2015-07-29 19:32

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has begun a two-day visit to Cameroon in a bid to soothe fractious ties between the West African neighbours.

15 dead after blast at market in Nigeria - police

2015-07-26 14:22

A blast set off by a female suicide bomber tore through a crowded market in the northeastern Nigerian city of Damaturu, killing at least 15 people, a police spokesperson says.

Trial of Chad's ex-dictator Habre begins in Senegal

2015-07-20 11:44

A landmark trial against Chadian ex-president Hissene Habre has begun in Senegal’s capital Dakar, with at least 2 500 of the dictator’s victims submitting their testimonies.

US condemns 'horrific' attacks by Boko Haram in Chad

2015-07-14 09:02

The United States on Monday roundly condemned Boko Haram's "horrific and indiscriminate" attack targeting civilians in Chad, as well as recent assaults elsewhere in Africa by the radical militants.

Chad warning on veil ban

2015-07-12 20:48

Chadian police have warned that anyone found wearing the Muslim full-face veil would be arrested, after a Boko Haram suicide bombing in the capital.

Suicide bomber kills 9 women in Chad

2015-07-11 14:03

A suicide bomber dressed as a woman has killed 9 women when he detonated explosives at a market in the Chadian capital N'Djamena

Boko Haram claims June suicide bombings in Chad capital

2015-07-09 10:07

Boko Haram militants have claimed responsibility for two suicide bombings in Chad’s capital N'Djamena that left 38 people dead, the SITE Intelligence Group says.

World's poorest get access to water, but not toilets

2015-06-30 23:21

The poor's lack of access to sanitation threatens to undermine the health benefits they have gained from access to clean water, the UN says.

Bombers hit Chad's capital

2015-06-29 19:09

Two suicide bombings have hit Chad's capital, killing 11 including 5 police officers, witnesses say.

Suicide bombing kills 11 in Chad's capital

2015-06-29 14:05

A suicide bombing has killed 11 people in the Chadian capital N'Djamena after he blew himself up when police officers on patrol approached him.

1 jobs in Chad

Latest Chad jobs

Brand Manager: North East

- Chad

Categories of Top Jobs in Chad

Companies Hiring in Chad

More Jobs in Chad
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire network.


Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.