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Although eliminated from the FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup France 2018 after 2 consecutive defeats Haiti - China [1-2] https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-25173-haiti-flash-nerigol-scored-his-first-goal-in-women-s-world-cup-france-2018.html and Haiti - Nigeria [0-1] https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-25204-haiti-france-2018-u-20-end-of-the-dream-for-our-grenadieres.html , our valiant Grenadiers in Group D, will play their last match "for the honor" against Germany Monday, August 13 on the lawn of the stadium of Rabine (Vannes) at 4:30 pm hours of France (10:30 am in Haiti).
In addition, the Haitian Football Federation (FHF) announces "After the last match of the U-20 women's team in the 2018 France World Cup against Germany on Monday, a big surprise will wait this team and despite the painful elimination we are unanimous to recognize that these girls practice a seductive football, which also explains the words of congratulation that come from all sides. A surprise for the selection, you'll know a little more after Monday's match..."
Words of sympathy of PM appointed Jean-Henry Céant
"I extend my sympathies to the family of former Colonel Ipharės Blain, who died on August 2, 2018, at the age of 92. My sympathies also to the General Headquarters as well as to the parents whom this mourning afflicts. May the soul of Colonel Ipharès Blain rest in peace," Jean-Henry Céant, Prime Minister appointed https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-25216-haiti-social-passing-of-iphares-blain-haitian-icon-of-scholarly-music.html
PM : the majority Bloc of deputies not unanimous
Saturday on a radio of the capital, the Deputy Jean Wilson Hippolyte, President of the majority bloc "Parliamentary Alliance for Haiti" (APH) declared that the Prime Minister named Jean-Henry Céant, could count on the vote of about fifty of his Bloc colleagues out of 64, adding that the Bloc does not yet have a unanimous position.
Patronal Feast St. Claire
Saturday in the commune of Dessalines (Bas-Artibonite) on the occasion of the patronal feast of St. Claire, several dignitaries of the State such as the Senators of Artibonite, Garcia Delva, Youri Latortue, the President of the Superior Council of the Judiciary (CSPJ) Me Jules Cantave and the local authorities attended the celebration of a Mass at the Catholic Church of Dessalines in the presence of a large number of faithful of the city and pilgrims from Haiti and the diaspora. Once again, the Ministry of Tourism has been represented to accompany the population as part of these festivities and at the same time raise awareness on the cause of tourism through the campaign "zafè touris Se zafè tout moun"
Anniversary of the late Dr. Louis G. Lamothe
On Saturday, former Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe declared "I salute the memory of my father Founder of the Lope de Vega Institute, Dr. Louis G. Lamothe, which this August 11th brings the anniversary of birth. This great Professor has spent all his life promoting Haitian youth, he would have been 92 years old today."