Afro History Today in Afro History ! African Nation of Chad gains independence from France in 1960 ! written by Marc Alexander August 11, 2019 Women in Mao, where water is provided by a water tower. Access to clean water is often a problem in Chad. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Rebuilt Bridge in south west of Chad (Photo credit: Wikipedia) A Chadian maternity ward. Although improving, Chad’s infrastructure remains far less developed than that of its northern neighbours. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) English: Orthographic map of Chad (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Related PostsToday in Afro History ! The Republic of Niger declares independence from France in 1960 !Today in Afro History ! The Central African Republic declares independence from France in 1960 !Today in Afro History ! Thurgood Marshall bcomes the first Afro American U.S. Supreme Court Justice in 1967 ! Guinea declares its independence from France in 1958 !Today in Afro History ! Haiti revolts against France, lead by Toussaint Louverture in 1794 !Today in Afro History ! The Republic of the Congo gains independence from France in 1960 !Today in Afro History ! The “Soweto Uprising”. A non-violent march of over 10,000 students in Soweto, South Africa, turns violent when police open fire on the crowd in 1976. Kenneth A. Gibson becomes first Afro American Mayor of Newark in 1970 ! Today in Afro History ! African Nation of Chad gains independence from France in 1960 ! was last modified: July 29th, 2019 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Actress, Viola Davis ! Actress, Sophie Okonedo ! Actor, Duane Martin ! Author, Alex Haley ! NBA player, Patrick “Patty” Mills ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! NBA player Antoine Walker ! Actress, Yvette Nicole Brown ! NFL player, Plaxico Burress ! You may also like Gospel Jubilee Blends Voices, Memories From Across... April 19, 2018 Somber Vigil Held In Silver Lake For... July 26, 2018 Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Rapper, Kanye West... June 8, 2019 Browns’ pratfalls make dropping to 0-13 a... December 11, 2017 Why NFL Week 17 is a headache... December 28, 2017 Why Trump is "incapable" of saying Russians... July 18, 2018 With draft at AT&T Stadium, will Jerry... April 26, 2018 Hit Network Launches Dedicated Hip Hop &... July 1, 2018 Passenger Killed In Small Plane Crash Near... July 20, 2018 Waitresses learn sign language to wish little... July 23, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.