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  1. Chadian FM, Sudanese rebels discuss peace in DarfurRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | Sudan Tribune

    Chad's foreign minister, Moussa Faki Mahamat met with representatives of three holdout rebel groups in Darfur to discuss ways to achieve peace in Sudan. Chad's foreign minister, Moussa Faki Mahamat, attends a meeting with his counterparts in the Economic Community of Central African States 28 December 2012 Leading members from the Sudan Liberation Movement-Minni Minnawi , Sudan Liberation Movement-Abdel-Wahid El-Nour and the Justice and Equality Movement said in a joint statement on Saturday they met with the Chadian ministerial committee led by the foreign minister in Ndjamena.

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  2. Boko Haram: Schoolgirls? We married them offRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | WLKY-TV Louisville

    ... Omeri said. "Nigeria has been fighting a war, and wars don't end overnight." Nigerian officials met with Boko Haram in Chad twice during talks mediated by Chadian President Idriss Deby, according to the aide. The ceasefire deal announced October 17 ...

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  3. Boko Haram victims 'married off'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | Bangkok Post

    Boko Haram has claimed that the 219 schoolgirls it kidnapped more than six months ago have converted to Islam and been "married off", shocking their families but confirming suspicions about a supposed deal for their release and a wider ceasefire. The leader of the Islamist extremist group Boko Haram Abubakar Shekau delivers a speech in a video made available on October 31, 2014 The Islamist group's leader, Abubakar Shekau, made the claim in a new video obtained by AFP on Friday in which he also denied government assertions of an agreement to end hostilities and peace talks.

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  4. Boko Haram denies cease-fire, leader says he married off kidnapped girlsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | Mashable

    ... the girls have been broken up into several groups, and that some may have been carried across borders into Cameroon and Chad. The government had said it had negotiated with two Boko Haram leaders in Chad, with talks hosted by President Idriss Deby, ...

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  5. Boko Haram leader says all kidnapped girls marriedRead the original story

    Nov 1, 2014 | The Advocate

    ... the girls have been broken up into several groups and that some may have been carried across borders into Cameroon and Chad. The government had said it had negotiated with two Boko Haram leaders in Chad, with talks hosted by President Idriss Deby, ...

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  6. In video, Boko Haram rejects truce, says girls have been married offRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... the girls have been broken up into several groups and that some may have been carried across borders into Cameroon and Chad. The government had said it had negotiated with two Boko Haram leaders in Chad , with talks hosted by President Idriss Deby , ...

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  7. Boko Haram Leader Says Kidnapped Girls Have Been Married OffRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | KRON 4

    ... the girls have been broken up into several groups and that some may have been carried across borders into Cameroon and Chad. The government had said it had negotiated with two Boko Haram leaders in Chad, with talks hosted by President Idriss Deby, ...

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  8. Boko Haram leader denies ceasefire dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    ... Boko Haram. Shekau also said the militant group was holding a German hostage. CNN's attempts to reach officials of Chad, who helped strike the purported deal, were unsuccessful Saturday. The ceasefire deal announced Oct. 17 followed a month of ... 2 comments

  9. Abducted Nigerian Schoolgirls - Married Off' by Boko HaramRead the original story

    Nov 1, 2014 | Bloomberg

    ... more than 200 girls the group abducted in April, Boko Haram denied involvement in any negotiation with either Nigeria, Chad, Niger or Cameroon. The group is also holding a German national it seized in the northeastern town of Gombi in July, ...

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  10. .com | Boko Haram says schoolgirls marriedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | News24

    Boko Haram has claimed the 219 schoolgirls it kidnapped in Nigeria earlier this year have converted to Islam and have been married. The Islamist group's leader, Abubakar Shekau, also denied claims by Nigeria's government that it had agreed to a ceasefire and apparently ruled out future talks.

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  11. ECCAS united to foster cultureRead the original story

    Jan 11, 2014 | CRTV

    ... sub regional cultural strategy is pending adoption by ECCAS Heads of States later in a meeting scheduled for Ndjamena, Chad.

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  12. Simba Energy Retains Star Finance GmbHRead the original story

    Oct 30, 2014 | BayStreet.ca

    ... a diversified portfolio of 100% or majority interests in several prospective oil & gas exploration assets in Kenya, Chad and Guinea. In addition to its 100% interest in Kenya's Block 2A, Simba holds a 60% interest in Blocks 1 & 2, onshore Republic ...

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  13. Singapore top court affirms law criminalizing homosexualityRead the original story

    Oct 29, 2014 | Jurist

    ... to criminalize homosexuality. Last month advocacy group Amnesty International urged [JURIST report] the Republic of Chad to deny an amendment to the penal code that would criminalize homosexual conduct with a jail sentence of 15 to 20 years and a ...

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  14. Next Shell chairman brings U.S. corporate experience, green agendaRead the original story

    Oct 30, 2014 | Reuters

    Chad Holliday, the former chairman of Bank of America and DuPont widely credited for his sustainable energy vision, will become the first American chairman at Royal Dutch Shell, an oil major with tense relations with green groups. Shell has repeatedly come under fire from environmentalists over issues such as pollution of the Niger delta river in Nigeria or its Arctic drilling campaign after the company's huge rig run aground in Alaska last year.

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  15. Mario Gabelli's ABC Fund Q3 2014 CommentaryRead the original story

    Oct 8, 2014 | GuruFocus.com

    ... of M&A in the markets. Caracal Energy Inc. is an exploration and production company with operations in the Republic of Chad, Africa. On April 14, 2014, the global natural resources firm Glencore Xstrata plc announced that it would acquire Caracal ...

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  16. UPDATE 1-China's CNPC agrees to pay $400 mln to settle Chad dispute -Chad ministerRead the original story

    Oct 27, 2014 | Reuters

    China National Petroleum Corporation has agreed to pay $400 million in compensation to settle an environmental dispute with Chad, the central Africa country's oil minister said on Monday, a fraction of the $1.2 billion sought by the government. "A definitive and friendly resolution has been found with CNPC," Djerassem Le Bemadjiel told a news conference.

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  17. Nigeria: Fears Over Ceasefire - How We Brokered Nigeria/Boko Haram Deal - ChadRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    Chad said it believed Nigeria's secret deal with Boko Haram Islamists to free over 200 kidnapped schoolgirls would go ahead despite the breakdown of a truce, and revealed the key to the agreement was a prisoner swap. The accord mediated by Chad for the release of the girls seized from Chibok, Borno State in April has been called into question since it was announced by the Nigerian military a fortnight ago.

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  18. French general sees reduced regional threat from Boko HaramRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | AlertNet

    ... since then. "The pressure's coming off near Maiduguri," he said at the French military headquarters for the region in Chad's capital, N'Djamena. "Apart from a few border villages Boko Haram is very much contained in Borno." The Nigerian military ...

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  19. Startup raises hopes for high-tech growth in Buffalo [The Buffalo News, N.Y.]Read the original story

    Oct 26, 2014 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... has its eyes on the fertile African market. And the attraction appears to be mutual -- continent-wide. The Republic of Chad in Central Africa wants 60,000 tablets for its high school and university students. In West Africa, the Senegalese government ...

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  20. Suspected Boko Haram fighters kidnap twenty five girls in NigeriaRead the original story

    Oct 24, 2014 | Arab Times

    YOLA/ABUJA, Oct 24, : Suspected Boko Haram militants kidnapped at least 25 girls in an attack on a remote town in northeastern Nigeria, witnesses said, despite talks on freeing over 200 other female hostages they seized in April. John Kwaghe, who witnessed the attack and lost three daughters to the abductors, and Dorathy Tizhe, who lost two, said the kidnappers came late in the night, forcing all the women to go with them, then later releasing the older ones.

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