Haiti - News : Zapping...
Early Monday morning at Delmas 75, more precisely at Puits Blain 26, a man lost his life electrocuted by a high voltage cable which had broken and was lying on the ground...
Individuals open fire on a minibus, 8 victims
Monday morning, near Papaye (Ganthier commune), unidentified heavily armed individuals opened fire on a minibus injuring 6 people and killing two others, a mother and her baby...
CEP : The voodoo sector appoints its representative
The mambo Euvonie Georges Auguste responding to the request of the Head of State announced that the former Commissioner of the Government of Gonaïves Me Enock Génelus, had been appointed as Representative of the voodoo sector, to sit on the new Provisional Electoral Council (CEP) .
New DG to fight corruption
By presidential decree dated July 23, 2020, Me Hans J. Ludwig Joseph becomes the new Director General of the Anti-Corruption Unit.
US Ambassador Sison speaks of impunity
US Ambassador to Haiti Michèle Sison spoke with Jessy Menos, the Minister responsible for human rights and the fight against extreme poverty, to underscore the importance of accountability for human rights violations, the fight against impunity, the need to reduce prolonged pretrial detention, and protecting freedom of expression. They also discussed the need for Haitian authorities to pursue justice for the victims of the Raboteau massacre, as well as for the victims of La Saline and Belair.
Big cleaning at DCPR
The past weekend, cleaning work was carried out at the level of the Traffic Department and the Road Police (DCPR). Spaces crowded with end-of-life vehicles have been freed. These new provisions aim to project a new image of the DCPR which at the same time is preparing to adopt new measures to facilitate the movement of vehicles on public roads, as the official resumption of school activities approaches, scheduled for August 10. See also : https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-31439-haiti-flash-official-revised-school-calendar-2019-2020.html