Tag: Chadian Soldiers

Just In: Chad Carries Out Airstrikes On Boko Haram Positions In Nigeria To Avenge Twin Suicide Bombings

Chad troops are carrying out airstrikes on Boko Haram positions in Nigeria, the Chadian army have confirmed. It would be recalled that suspected Islamist suicide bombers killed at least 27 people in the Chadian capital N’Djamena on Monday in what appeared to be retaliation by Nigerian militant group Boko Haram[Read More…]

Another Diplomatic Row? Chadian Soldiers ‘Withdraw’ From Nigeria

by Musa Abdullahi Reuters News Agency is reporting that a large number of Chadian soldiers in the frontline of fights against Boko Haram have withdrawn from Nigeria to Cameroon. NewsWireGR recalls that Idriss Deby, Chadian President had claimed that he singlehandedly called war on the extremist group, boko haram, and as slammed Nigerian President saying[Read More…]

Breaking: 200 Boko Haram Fighters, 9 Chadian Soldiers Killed In Clashes

The military has confirmed that 200 Boko Haram fighters and nine Chadian soldiers killed in clashes in Gamboru and other border towns following days of intense assault by the Chadian troops on Nigerian soil. #BREAKING 200 Boko Haram fighters, nine Chadian soldiers killed in clashes: military — Agence France-Presse (@AFP)[Read More…]

Chadian Soldiers Rescue 85 Nigerian Hostages From Boko Haram

Chadian troops have rescued 85 Nigerians kidnapped last week by the Islamist terror group Boko Haram, security and human rights sources in Nigeria said Saturday. CNN reports that dozens of Boko Haram insurgents stormed the Doron Baga fishing and farming village on the shores of Lake Chad late Sunday through[Read More…]