April 22, 2021, 10:37 a.m.
Categorically rejecting the transition put in place by the army headed by Deby's son, General Mahamat Kaka, the rebels announced that they are only a hundred kilometres from N'Djamena, the Chadian capital, and that 'they would launch an offensive in 48 hours, right after the president's funeral ceremony. We are waiting in 48 hours after his burial, we will start the fire, "said a member of the rebel group. If they intervene physically, there will be civil war in the capital and that is what we expect," said the close friend of the rebel leader. Naija News understands that President Deby will be buried on Friday, April 23 in the presence of French President Emmanuel Macron, who announced that he would attend the funeral, despite the tense situation in the country. "His son wants to organize the transition on his own, but we are 100 kilometres from the capital for the moment. We, our problem is to take the capital and reorganize the transition to hand over power to civil society, not to another soldier.Read Full Story