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  1. GEJ won't interfere with ongoing investigation of accusation against Ali Modu SheriffRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | In-depth Africa

    ... affirm, for the purpose of emphasis, that the former Borno State governor was not on President Jonathan's delegation to Chad. In keeping with President Jonathan's commitment to transparency and openness in the conduct of government business, names ...

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  2. Chad: Reducing Child Mortality By Combining Malaria Prevention and ImmunizationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    As part of its ongoing strategy to combat malaria in Chad, Doctors Without Borders/Mdecins Sans Frontires has launched a third round of Seasonal Malaria Chemoprevention in the Moissala and Bouna districts, where malaria is the leading cause of mortality for children under five years old. Anti-malaria medications are being distributed to some 80,000 children in remote parts of Moissala and Bouna during the rainy season, when the risk of transmission is highest, in order to prevent children from contracting the disease in the first place.

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  3. Nigeria: Jonathan Travels to Chad With SheriffRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    ... presidential entourage at the Ndjamena airport, with the former Borno governor about to shake hands with Jonathan. The Chad trip came less than two weeks after Australian hostage negotiator Stephen Davis accused Sheriff and a former Chief of Army ...

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  4. Tell Nigerians why you took Modu Sheriff to Chad, APC to JonathanRead the original story

    Sep 9, 2014 | Vanguard

    All Progressives Congress, APC, has accused President Goodluck Jonathan of exhibiting a shocking act of indiscretion by hobnobbing with an alleged Boko Haram sponsor, Ali Modu Sheriff, who is not known to have been investigated and cleared of the weighty allegation against him. In a statement by its National Publicity Secretary, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, the party wondered what message President Jonathan was sending to his compatriots and indeed to the international community when he took Modu Sheriff along during his visit to Chad Monday to confer with President Idriss Deby on cooperation against terrorism.

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  5. Jonathan seeks end to illicit movement of terrorists, ammunitionRead the original story

    Sep 9, 2014 | Vanguard

    President Goodluck Jonathan, Monday night, held closed-door security meeting with his Chadian counterpart, Idris Deby, in Ndjamena, Chad, to discuss ways of ending the spiralling cross-border insurgency and acts of terrorism in the region, particularly the Boko Haram menace afflicting northern Nigeria. Though details of the meeting were not made known, it is a follow-up to the discussions in Nairobi, Kenya, last week during a meeting of the African Union Security Council summit between the two Presidents on the on the sidelines of the summit.

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  6. Jonathan Urges African Nations To Become More Active Participants In Global Digital RevolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | In-depth Africa

    ... and support sustainable growth in GDP," the President told the gathering which was hosted by President Idriss Deby of Chad. Jonathan said to ensure Nigeria gets the full benefits of new information and communication technologies which include ...

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  7. Nigeria Retakes Bama, Impedes Boko HaramRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | Big News Network.com

    ... and has been criticized by opponents for not doing enough to confront Boko Haram, was due to hold talks in neighboring Chad on Monday with President Idriss Deby, Jonathan's spokesman said. Nigeria has agreed to step up cooperation with Chad and its ...

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  8. Terrorism: Jonathan to meet Chadian leader todayRead the original story

    Sep 8, 2014 | Vanguard

    Abuja-President Goodluck Jonathan will leave Abuja for Ndjamena, Chad, today for talks with his Chadian counterpart, President Idriss Deby, in continuation of the Federal Government's efforts to forge a stronger alliance against terrorism and violent extremism with Nigeria's neighbours. A statement by the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Dr Reuben Abati, said the talks with President Deby, who is also the chairman of African Union's, AU Peace and Security Council, is a follow-up on their discussions in Nairobi last week on the sidelines of the African Union Peace and Security Council Summit.

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  9. Jonathan in Chad for talks on terrorismRead the original story

    Sep 7, 2014 | In-depth Africa

    To forge stronger alliance against terrorism and violent extremism in the region, President Goodluck Jonathan will today in Ndjamena, Chad hold talks with his Chadian counterpart, President Idriss Deby. The talks in Ndjamena, according to a statement by Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Dr. Reuben Abati, is a follow up to their discussions in Nairobi last week on the sidelines of the African Union Peace and Security Council Summit.

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  10. Nigeria, Chad To Forge Stronger Alliance Against TerrorismRead the original story

    Sep 7, 2014 | Malaysian National News Agency

    Nigerian President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan leaves Abuja for Ndjamena, Chad on Monday for talks with his Chadian counterpart, President Idriss Deby in continuation of the Federal Government's efforts to forge a stronger alliance against terrorism and violent extremism with Nigeria's neighbours. A statement by the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Dr Reuben Abati said the talks in Ndjamena with President Deby who is also the current Chairman of the African Union's Peace and Security Council in a follow up on their discussions in Nairobi last week on the sidelines of the African Union Peace and Security Council Summit.

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  11. Jonathan To Meet With Chadian Leader On Greater Cooperation Against TerrorismRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2014 | In-depth Africa

    ... the further actualization of agreements for greater cooperation against insurgents and terrorists reached by Nigeria, Chad, Niger and Cameroon at a meeting in Paris earlier this year. "Their talks are expected to lead to the strengthening of the ...

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  12. Chad: Jonathan Heads to Chad for Security TalksRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan will leave Abuja for Ndjamena, Chad on Monday for talks with his Chadian counterpart, President Idriss Deby in continuation of the Federal Government's efforts to forge a stronger alliance against terrorism and violent extremism with Nigeria's neighbours. A statement by the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Dr Reuben Abati on Sunday said the talks in Ndjamena with President Deby who is also the current Chairman of the African Union's Peace and Security Council in a follow up on their discussions in Nairobi last week on the sidelines of the African Union Peace and Security Council Summit.

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  13. Chad: Sudanese Gold Prospectors Evacuated From Niger to ChadRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    ... The representative of the returnees, Youssef Ali Rajab, expressed appreciation to efforts made by authorities in Chad and Sudan to transfer them to their various locations, urging the evacuation of the remaining prospectors who are still stranded in ...

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  14. Sudanese gold prospectors evacuated from Niger to ChadRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | In-depth Africa

    ... The representative of the returnees, Youssef Ali Rajab, expressed appreciation to efforts made by authorities in Chad and Sudan to transfer them to their various locations, urging the evacuation of the remaining prospectors who are still stranded in ...

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  15. The elephant that flewRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | BBC News

    ... a worrying telephone call. There were rumours, he heard, that 100 elephants had been killed near the border between Chad and Cameroon. Could he fly over the area to check whether the reports were true, the caller asked. In his Cessna aircraft he ...

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  16. Africa: Why France Chose Chad As Key Counter-Terrorism PartnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    The launch of Operation Barkhane across the Sahel last month marked a significant shift in France's relationship with the region and its attitude to counter-terrorism. French strategy has now demonstrably shifted from previous attempts to scale-down its presence in countries such as Chad and Mali.

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  17. .com | African leaders may create fund to fight militantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | News24

    ... particularly worrying in Africa today that terrorist organisations have grown both in terms of number and capability." Chad President Idriss Deby, who is chairperson of the AU Peace and Security Council, said: "There is a proposal to establish a ...

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  18. Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah Provides US$10 Million To Fight Terrorism In AfricaRead the original story

    Sep 3, 2014 | Malaysian National News Agency

    ... extremism, with, terrorists that claim affiliation with Al-Qaeda continuing to pose the biggest challenge. Meanwhile, Chad President Idriss Deby, who is chairperson of the AU Peace and Security Council, expressed the council's appreciation to Saudi ...

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  19. Mali bomb blast kills four UN peacekeepersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | Hindustan Times

    Four United Nations peacekeepers from Chad were killed on Tuesday when their truck was blown up in Mali, casting a shadow over the restart of peace talks between the west African state and rebel militias.

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  20. African leaders seek fund to fight militant groupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... particularly worrying in Africa today that terrorist organizations have grown both in terms of number and capability." Chad President Idriss Deby , who is chairperson of the AU Peace and Security Council, said: "There is a proposal to establish a ...

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