Infosheet: Chad at 60

On the occasion of the Africa 2020 year, the ASCL has created Infosheets about the countries that became independent in 1960. Of the seventeen colonies gaining independence in that year, Chad was the 11th one: on August 11. Colonial rule under the French began in 1900, in 1910 it became part of French Equatorial Africa.

Read the Infosheet (pdf).

This is ASC Infosheet 44. Read the other Infosheets.

Author(s) / editor(s)

Ton Dietz, David Ehrhardt, Fenneken Veldkamp