Independence Day ‑ Chad

Event Name Independence Day - Chad
Start Date 11th Aug 2017 12:00am
End Date
Duration N/A
Description

Chad, a landlocked nation in north-central Africa, celebrates its Independence Day every year on August 11 to commemorate its freedom from France,  gained in 1960. The Independence Day is a public holiday in Chad. The day honours the historic occasion of achieving freedom from the France, after a long and bitter struggle. In Chad many festivities mark the day. Political assemblies, speeches, football games, parades, music and dance, are held and the Chadians celebrate their independence and patriotism in style.

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