Opinions & Features August 11, 2019 at 08:00 am

6 interesting facts about Chad you probably never knew

Novieku Babatunde Adeola | Staff Writer

Novieku Babatunde Adeola August 11, 2019 at 08:00 am

August 11, 2019 at 08:00 am | Opinions & Features

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The shrinking lake Chad_Photo: Brookings.edu

Named after Lake Chad

The country is named after Lake Chad. It is the second-largest lake in Africa and the largest wetland in Chad. Lake Chad is a freshwater lake that touches base with Nigeria, Cameroon, and Niger. It has shrunk by as much as 95% since 1963.

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