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Women and girls are joining Chad's internet revolution

New opportunities are allowing women in the central African country to enter the tech field.

Women and girls are joining Chad's internet revolution

Africa

Many feared dead in Chad gold mine collapse: Minister

An army officer spoke of 'around 30 deaths', basing the figure on witness accounts.

Many feared dead in Chad gold mine collapse: Minister

Africa

Chad unrest: A new regional sultan to solve the crisis

When the fighting began, a three-month state of emergency was imposed. The army was deployed, there were dozens of arrests and weapons were seized.

Africa

Chad unrest: Weapons seized and dozens arrested

Just this week, 11 people were killed in fighting in a dispute between herders and farmers over trampled crops in southern Chad.

Africa

Chad jails 243 rebels over February incursion from Libya

Justice minister says court handed life sentences in absentia against nearly a dozen rebel leaders living outside Chad.

Chad jails 243 rebels over February incursion from Libya

Africa

Chad declares emergency in east after ethnic killings

The state of emergency will run for three months in Sila and Ouaddai regions where 50 people have died since August 9.

Chad declares emergency in east after ethnic killings

Chad

Suicide bomber 'kills 6' in Chad; including soldier

Five people also wounded in attack in Lac province, attributed to Nigeria's Boko Haram armed group.

Suicide bomber 'kills 6' in Chad; including soldier

Africa

Chad: Intercommunal conflict 'national concern' after 37 killed

President Idriss Deby says dozens of people killed this week in Ouaddai province, near eastern border with Sudan.

Chad: Intercommunal conflict 'national concern' after 37 killed

Nigeria

Death, anguish and flickers of hope: 10 years of Boko Haram

A decade later, one of the world's most dangerous armed groups is still wreaking havoc in the region it sprouted from.

Death, anguish and flickers of hope: 10 years of Boko Haram

Africa

Cases of measles in Africa rise by 700 percent: UN body

World Health Organization says measles cases jump by 700 percent in parts of Africa as access to vaccines difficult.

Chad

Over 20 Chadian soldiers 'killed in Boko Haram raid'

Security sources say the assailants crossed over from neighbouring Niger before launching the overnight attack.

Over 20 Chadian soldiers 'killed in Boko Haram raid'

Israel

Netanyahu heads to Chad to restore official ties

Netanyahu has pushed to extend Israeli diplomacy to Africa and has visited the continent several times in recent years.

Israel, Chad renew diplomatic ties, says Benjamin Netanyahu

Nigeria

Nigeria's former defence chief killed amid growing insecurity

Air Marshall Alex Badeh shot dead near Abuja as authorities struggle with increase in violence in oil-rich Niger Delta.

Nigeria's former defence chief killed amid growing insecurity

Chad

Chad's opposition group decry Israel rapprochement

Opposition leaders reject Netanyahu's planned visit to Chad, saying ties with Israel will only benefit Deby personally.

Chad opposition leaders decry Idriss Deby's Israel rapprochement

Chad

Netanyahu to formally establish ties with Chad in upcoming visit

Announcement came after Deby met Netanyahu in Jerusalem on Sunday in landmark visit after Chad severed ties in 1972.

Netanyahu to formally establish ties with Chad in upcoming visit