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Stories with place: N'Djamena
  • Chad's leader, in power since 1990, secures 5th term 
    Updated: Apr-21-16 6:51 pm

    N'DJAMENA, Chad - Chad President Idriss Deby has won a fifth term in office, soundly defeating more than a dozen challengers to remain leader of a country that is central to Africa's fight against Islamic militants, the national election commission announced late Thursday.

  • US warns of links between Islamic State, Boko Haram story has photos
    Updated: Apr-20-16 2:32 pm

    N'DJAMENA, Chad - At "Ground Zero" in Africa's counterterrorism fight, senior U.S. officials warned of deepening links between the Islamic State and Boko Haram and prodded Chad's ruling strongman to introduce reforms for the sake of long-term stability.