#UPDATE The Chadian army have confirmed that General Mahamat Idriss Deby Itno, a four-star general who is the son of slain president Idriss Deby Itno, will replace him at the head of a military council
@EveF24 ???Video of Chad's army announcing #IdrissDebyItno 's death on state television Tuesday⤵️ Deby's son General Mahamat Idriss Déby Itno was named the interim leader of #Chad and will head a military council, said the army. Follow our live coverage here ➡️ https:/
Chadian President Idriss Deby has been killed in clashes with rebels, the military said on Tuesday, bringing to an end his three decades in power. #Chad will be ruled by a military council led by Deby's son Mahamat Idriss Deby Itno, for 18 months.
An 18-month transitional council will be led by Deby’s 37-year-old son, Mahamat Idriss Deby Itno, the military said, also imposing a nightly curfew of 6 p.m.