Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.


C Africa, Chad discuss security threats

07 May 2012, 11:03

Libreville - Central African Republic President Francois Bozize and his Chadian counterpart Idriss Deby Itno discussed security on their shared border at a meeting in Bangui, a joint statement said on Sunday.

The two heads of state agreed to address recurring security threats facing both countries, especially in a changing geopolitical context in North Africa.

The presidents said senior officials from Central Africa (CAR) and Chad would soon meet to discuss ways to face down armed bandits who endanger travel in both countries.

Chadian rebels against Deby's rule often take refuge in CAR and carry out attacks on roads connecting the two countries.

Both leaders also stressed their firm opposition to unconstitutional change in Africa, in the wake of recent coups in Mali and Guinea-Bissau that derailed upcoming elections.



Read News24’s Comments Policy

Comment on this story
Comments have been closed for this article.

Read more from our Users

Submitted by
Wilson Ochieng
Apologise for attack on Auditor G...

Apologise for attack on Auditor General, President Uhuru Kenyatta is told by Kisumu Senator Anyang Nyong'o. Read more...

Submitted by
Wilson Ochieng
Quit if you can't fight corruptio...

An MP has told President Uhuru Kenyatta to quit office if he cannot fight corruption. Read more...

Submitted by
Wilson Ochieng
Investigate Uhuru, Ruto for corru...

Investigate President Uhuru Kenyatta and DP William Ruto's offices over corruption, CORD leader Raila Odinga has said. Read more...

Submitted by
Victor Tinto
Its a 1 horse race to State House...

Its a 1 horse race to State House, DP William Ruto has mocked the CORD Coalition. Read more...

Submitted by
Victor Tinto
Enjoy your time left in power, We...

CORD Co Principal Moses Wetangu'la has told the Jubilee Coalition to enjoy its last few months in power before it is voted out in the 2017 elections. Read more...

Submitted by
Victor Tinto
Stop hiding in State House and sa...

ODM MP's have called on President Uhuru Kenyatta to release drought aid and to stop sitting on public funds. Read more...