Tue, 13 Jul 2021 10:51:47 GMT
Islamic State Fortifies Its Position in the Lake Chad Basin
[ISS] The death of Abubakar Shekau, long-time leader of Jama'atu Ahlis Sunnah lid-Da'wati wa'l-Jihad (JAS), has opened the space for a reconfiguration of forces in the Lake Chad Basin. It could allow Islamic State (IS) to consolidate its position in ...

Fri, 09 Jul 2021 14:21:32 GMT
Mediation Ongoing in Lome
[Cameroon Tribune] Since April, Togolese authorities have been holding series of negotiations aimed at seeking ways of bringing peace in the country.

Wed, 07 Jul 2021 08:50:29 GMT
Chad - Mahamat Deby in France
[Cameroon Tribune] It is his first visit out of the continent since coming to power in April 20, 2021 following the tragic departure of his father.

Mon, 05 Jul 2021 05:21:06 GMT
Military Junta Head to Meet Macron in Paris
[RFI] The head of Chad's military junta, Mahamat Idriss Déby Itno, left N'Djamena on Sunday for a "friendship and working visit" to France, according to a statement from his office.

Fri, 02 Jul 2021 04:46:27 GMT
UN Decries Continued Violent Extremism in Lake Chad Region
[This Day] The United Nations has stated that despite efforts made to address violent extremism and root causes of conflicts in the Lake Chad region, the problem has continued to persist, blocking progress in the region

Wed, 30 Jun 2021 06:57:22 GMT
Boko Haram and Covid-19 - Lake Chad Basin's War On Two Fronts
[ISS] For those living in Boko Haram-affected areas of the Lake Chad Basin region, the risk of COVID-19 is high. The long-standing humanitarian crisis, unequal access to vaccines, the emergence of COVID-19 variants, vaccine hesitancy and the risk of ...

Wed, 30 Jun 2021 09:36:58 GMT
Minister Denies Death of Cattle From Chad
[ANGOP] Luanda -- Angola minister of Agriculture and Fisheries António Francisco de Assis Tuesday in Luanda denied reports on alleged fresh wave of deaths of cattle imported from Chad in 2020.

Thu, 24 Jun 2021 07:29:56 GMT
Human Rights Watch Calls for End to Crackdown, Abuses
[HRW] Nairobi -- Investigate, End Excessive Force Against Protesters

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 08:20:51 GMT
How the Private Sector Is Shaping the Future of Lake Chad and the Congo Basin
[The Conversation Africa] Lake Chad's declining water level has been on the political agenda of the Sahel region since the 1960s. The water is shared by Niger, Nigeria, Chad and Cameroon though it also affects communities in the larger regional sprea...