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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chad

Chad officially the Republic of Chad is a sovereign state in Central Africa. It is bordered by Libya to the north, Sudan to the east, the Central African Republic to the south, Cameroon and Nigeria to the southwest and Niger to the west. It is the fifth largest country in Africa in terms of area. Chad has several regions: a desert  ...

www.britannica.com/place/Chad

Oct 23, 2017 ... Chad's river network is virtually limited to the Chari and Logone rivers and their tributaries, which flow from the southeast to feed Lake Chad. The remaining Chad waterways are either seasonal or are of insignificant size. The Chari, which arises from headstreams in the Central African Republic to the south, ...

www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/cd.html

conventional long form: Republic of Chad. conventional short form: Chad. local long form: Republique du Tchad/Jumhuriyat Tshad. local short form: Tchad/ Tshad. etymology: named for Lake Chad, which lies along the country's western border; the word "tsade" means "large body of water" or "lake" in several local native ...

www.bbc.com/news/world-africa-13164686

The Republic of Chad. Capital: N'Djamena. Population 11.8 million. Area 1.28 million sq km (495,800 sq miles). Major languages French, Arabic. Major religions Islam, Christianity. Life expectancy 49 years (men), 52 years (women). Currency CFA (Communaute Financiere Africaine) franc. UN, World Bank. Getty Images ...

www.nationsonline.org/oneworld/chad.htm

Type: Republic. Independence: 11 August 1960 (from France). Geography: Location: North central Africa, south of Libya Area: 1,284,000 km² (496,000 sq. mi .) Terrain: Chad has of three distinct zones. In the South, a tropical zone with wooded savannas and large equatorial forest. The Center, is dominated by the Sahel ...

eros.usgs.gov/westafrica/country/republic-chad

The Republic of Chad. Total Area: 1 284 000 km2; Population: 13 146 000. The Guéra Mountains near Mongo, whose profile suggests a woman asleep on her back, known locally as “The Queen of Guéra”. @Kevin Warfel. Chad is the fifth largest country in Africa and ranks second among Sahelian countries after Sudan .

www.infoplease.com/country/chad

Information on Chad — map of Chad, flag of Chad, geography, history, politics, government, economy, population, culture, religion, languages, largest cities.

www.worldbank.org/en/country/chad/overview

Chad is hosting about 400,000 refugees from Sudan, the Central African Republic (CAR), and Nigeria, all of whom represent about 4% of the country's population. Returnees and internally displaced people also need humanitarian assistance. Host communities have shared their land, food, and houses and hope to see ...

www.motherjones.com/politics/2014/11/you-might-not-know-where-chad-us-military-has-big-plans-it

Nov 21, 2014 ... Admit it. You don't know where Chad is. You know it's in Africa, of course. But beyond that? Maybe with a map of the continent and by some process of elimination you could come close. But you'd probably pick Sudan or maybe the Central African Republic. Here's a tip. In the future, choose that vast, arid ...