Tag "Idris Deby"

    After 26 yrs in power, Chadian President wins another term

After 26 yrs in power, Chadian President wins another term

Chadian Electoral Commission has declared President Idriss Deby the winner of the country’s 2016 presidential election, extending his 26-year rule.Deby, who took power in a 1990 military coup and has been re-elected every five years since 1996, took nearly 62 per cent of the latest vote.The commission said veteran opposition leader Saleh Kebzabo came second with nearly 13 per cent, [...]

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    I am alive and in control, says Shekau

I am alive and in control, says Shekau

Abubakar Shekau, leader of the Boko Haram sect, has broken his five-month silence, refuting the report of his death in an audio message posted on social media on Sunday.Describing President Idris Deby of Chad as a "hypocrite", Shekau said infidels were behind reports of his death."It is indeed all over the global media of infidels that I am dead or that [...]

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    Salkida: Shekau alive, still controlling Boko Haram

Salkida: Shekau alive, still controlling Boko Haram

Ahmad Salkida, the Nigerian journalist known to have access to top commanders of the Boko Haram sect, says Abubakar Shekau is alive and still presiding over the affairs of the notorious group.Salkida dismissed the view of President Idriss Deby of Chad, who said Shekau had been replaced by one Mahamat Daoud.At a press conference to mark Chad’s 55th independence anniversary, [...]

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    Chad president: I know Shekau’s whereabouts

Chad president: I know Shekau’s whereabouts

Idriss Deby, president of Chad, has warned Abubakar Shekau, leader of the Boko Haram sect, to surrender or be killed because he knows where the militant is hiding.Deby was speaking on Wednesday when he played host to Mahamadou Issoufou, president of Niger.“It is in Abubakar Shekau’s interest to surrender, we know where he is,” AFP quoted him as saying.“If he refuses [...]

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