Chad gets interim PM one week after president’s death

Chad’s new military junta on Monday appointed a transitional prime minister, who called for a nationwide effort to speed the return to civilian rule, suspended after the shock battlefield death of veteran leader Idriss Deby Itno. The so-called Transitional Military Council led by Deby’s 37-year-old son Mahamat named Albert Pahimi Padacke, a distant runner-up in…

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