The Embassy of the United States presents its condolences following the passing of Orozi Fodeibou

The United States is saddened by the passing of Orozi Fodeibou, Technical Advisor on Petroleum and Mines to the Presidency.

Mr. Orozi was a key interlocutor between the Embassy and the Government of Chad, including during critical petroleum discussions that heralded Chadian oil production in partnership with ExxonMobil.  In his roles as Technical Advisor on Petroleum and Mines to the Presidency and President of the Board of Directors of the Chad Hydrocarbons Company (SHT), he helped advance economic development in Chad.

The Embassy of the United States in Chad presents its condolences to Orozi Fodeibou’s family, his friends, and all Chadian people mourning his passing.