Haiti - News : Zapping...
President Moïse describes as political persecution the report of the Central Unit of Financial Intelligence (UCREF) and that of the Senate Commission, which accuse him of misappropriation of funds. However, he is confident that justice will bring to light the false evidence and accusations used in this case and that it will prove his innocence...
The Committee modifies the list of musical groups
Following the last official list of groups that will participate in the National Carnival, on February 11-12 and 13, 2018 in the streets of Port-au-Prince https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-23456-haiti-flash-the-sweet-micky-group-will-participate-in-the-national-carnival-of-pap.html , the 2018 National Carnival Committee provided a new list that still includes the controversial Sweet Micky, but to which Roody Roodboy added. Notes that the Big O group of Olivier Martelly no longer appears in the list.
Final list : Barikad Crew, Boukman Eksperyans, Brothers Posse, Djakout #1, Enposib, Eya Eya / Rèv La / K-Zino, Kaï & Mikaben, Kanpèch, King Posse, Kreyol La, Maestro & Vayb, Mass Konpa, RAM, Rockfam, Roody Roodboy, Sweet Micky, T-Vice et Zikòs.
Construction of El Rancho Village
Réginald Boulos President of Société Immobilière et Financière S.A. (SIF) announced "[...] the construction of Village El Rancho in 2018, which will include an 1,500-seat open amphitheater, 3 Modern movie theaters, commercial spaces and restaurants in a pleasant and secure pedestrian area." https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-9285-haiti-tourism-the-new-hotel-complex-el-rancho-nh-under-construction.html
Haiti without international funding...
During his conference report https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-23504-haiti-politic-president-moise-presents-the-results-of-his-first-year-in-office.html Jovenel Moses of his first year in power admitted that his administration had not yet signed an agreement with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and that Haiti had not yet received a letter of funding from friendly countries concluding with "What does not stop us from working."
4th Cross-Border Resource Center in operation
The Border Resource Center (CRF) of Ouanaminthe in Haiti, set up by the International Organization for Migration (IOM) with the financial support of Canada has started its first registration of migrants, recall that it is now 4 centers that are operational along the Haitian-Dominican border to welcome, guide and help Haitian migrants See also : https://www.icihaiti.com/en/news-22880-icihaiti-dr-inauguration-of-the-3rd-border-resource-center.html https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-22801-haiti-rd-229-885-haitian-volunteers-or-deportees-back-in-haiti-since-2015.html
Carnival : Schedule of MUPANAH...
The General Direction of the Museum of the Haitian National Pantheon (MUPANAH) informs the public that due to carnival festivities, the institution will keep its doors closed from Saturday, February 10 until Wednesday, February 14, 2018. Activities will resume on Thursday 15 February at 8:00 am according to the usual schedule.
The General Direction of the MUPANAH wishes a happy carnival time to all !