Voting starts in Chad presidential election

Polling stations opened in Chad on Sunday for a presidential election in which incumbent Idriss Deby is widely expected to extend his three-decade rule despite growing signs of popular discontent and criticism over his handling of oil wealth.

Iran PressAfrica: Deby and his wife were the first to cast their ballot at a polling station in the central African nation’s capital of N’Djamena early on Sunday.


Chad: 18 soldiers killed and wounded in Boko Haram terrorist attack

Terrorist attack in Chad kills six people