Chad Dictator Sentenced to Life for Crimes Against Humanity [Video]

Chad Dictator Sentenced to Life for Crimes Against Humanity [Video]

Chad’s former dictator, Hissene Habre, was sentenced to life in prison after being convicted of war crimes, torture, rape, and crimes against humanity on Monday, May 30, 2016. The sentence was handed down by The Extraordinary African Chambers, a commission developed in Senegal. The commission was established by Senegal and The African Union to prosecute Habre […]

Chadian Forces Bomb Boko Haram in Nigeria

Chadian Forces Bomb Boko Haram in Nigeria

A group of two Chadian helicopters bombed a Boko Haram outpost in northwest Nigeria on Sunday, killing dozens of militants, according to a military official from the Niger army. Chadian and Nigerien forces launched a joint operation, with Cameroon and Nigeria, on March 2 to rid the Borno state of Boko Haram insurgents who have […]

Children Freed From Boko Haram Captivity, Do Not Remember Their Identities

Children Freed From Boko Haram Captivity, Do Not Remember Their Identities

Security forces were successful in freeing 80 children from the captivity of Boko Haram, but as they continue to work on the children’s rehabilitation, they have now realized that the children rescued do not remember their identities. As Christopher Fomunyoh, the director for the U.S.-based National Democratic Institute, continues to check in on the children since […]