Haiti - News : Zapping...
According to our sources, several friendly countries are currently discussing the crisis in Haiti in the United States and could announce their positions at the beginning of the week if the crisis persists. In Haiti, members of the diplomatic corps would be very active and would increase contacts with the Presidents of Parliament, the Prime Minister and the main political leaders.
Arrest of 2 young ransomers
The National Police of Haiti (PNH) proceeded to the arrest in Monbin Lataille in Cap-Haitien, of Mogene Mackendy and Diderot Sonds two young men aged 19, in possession of a 9mm pistol. These young thugs blocked the road and ransomed users by threatening them.
Diaspora : 2 major recognized surgeons
As part of Black History Month, the American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham-Haiti) recognized two leading surgeons from the South Florida diaspora. : Dr. Angelo Gousse, Urologist / Surgeon and Dr. Joseph Romane, Surgeon (TiTrou).
The FHB at the Caribbean Basketball Confederation
Friday afternoon, Henry Jean, President of the Haitian Basketball Federation accompanied by his Vice-President Alph Ulysse left the country to the Dominican Republic to attend Saturday at the Ordinary and Electoral General Assemblies of the Confederation of Central America and the Caribbean (CONCENCABA) and the Caribbean Basketball Confederation (CBC) alongside some 30 other Federations. This Sunday, February 10 will be the election of the members of the new CBC committee.
Cancellation of the XIII Bishops' Conferences Meeting
Due to the violent demonstrations taking place since February 7 in Haiti, Loudeger Mazile, the Secretary of the Episcopal Conference of Haiti in a statement announces the cancellation of XIIIth triennial bilateral meeting of the Conference of the Episcopate of Haiti (CEH) and the Conference of the Bishops of the Dominican Republic (CED). "On behalf of Bishop Launay Saturné, I announce that given the situation of tension in the country at the moment, the binational meeting scheduled from 11 to 13 February 2019 is canceled" The statement said that the Conference of Dominican Bishops and Haitians will choose, by mutual agreement, another date for the organization of this meeting. See also : https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-26870-haiti-religion-xiiith-binational-meeting-in-port-au-prince-of-episcopal-conferences.html