Chad: President Idriss Déby secures sixth term in office

– – President of Chad Idriss Déby, has secured a sixth term in office after obtaining almost 80% of votes in the recently held presidential election. According to Provisional results, President Déby is on track to win the election to extend his 30 years in power. Prior to the election the opposition boycotted the process, alleging violence by the security forces. There are reports of celebrations in the capital, N’Djamena after provisional results were declared. But the Chadian leader is having to occupy himself with ongoing fight between the military…

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