President Idriss Déby Itno of Chad dead after 30 years in power.


Idriss Déby Itno,the President of the Republic of Chad is reported dead today after ruling his country for 30 years.

He died in the capital city of N’djamena and the announcement was made on the national television channel by a Spokesperson of the National Army on Tuesday, April 20th, 2021.

The President is said to have led his army in a confrontation with the rebel group in the northern part of the country over the weekend.

He sustained a series of injuries during the confrontation and he was rushed to the hospital where he was receiving medical treatments.


The country woke up today to the news on the national television that their president has died from injuries sustained during the weekend operation with the rebelles in the north.

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