Chad Election Commission Declares Fifth Term for Deby
The provisional election results mean that the landlocked central African nation avoids a runoff.
VOA, 22 April 2016
Chadian President Idriss Deby secured his fifth term in office Thursday, beating out more than a dozen opponents in a landslide victory. But opposition leaders are accusing him of… Read more »
Deutsche Welle, 22 April 2016
Chad's president, Idriss Deby, has won a fifth term, according to the nation's Electoral Commission. It reported that Deby took 61.5 percent of the vote, with opposition leader… Read more »
resident Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama greet His Excellency Idriss Deby Itno, President of the Republic of Chad, and Mrs. Hinda Deby Itno.
Relatives say they were told the security officials have been arrested because they voted for an opposition candidate. Read more »