Obed Nangbatna

The cameraman for the Chadian public broadcaster service was killed along with four Chadian soldiers when their vehicle hit a road mine in the east of the country. According to media reports, they were in the military convoy on its way to an army position which had been attacked by the militants of Boko Haram group in the locality of Ngounboua, in Lake Chad province. Nangbatna was seriously injured in the attack and died, reports added.