Haiti - News : Zapping...
Monday, a student of the Faculty of Sciences (FDS) of the State University of Haiti was hit in the hand by a stray bullet in the enclosure of the Faculty. Many shots were heard in areas close to the FDS, particularly on Rue Joseph Janvier.
RTVC suspends broadcasts
Monday, July 11, 2022, the managers and the entire team of Radio Télévision Caraïbes (RTVC) decided to suspend broadcasts for a week with the aim of forcing the competent authorities to act to stop the rise of insecurity in the territory. national.
Cité Soleil, gang warfare, death toll on the rise
Joël Janéus, the deputy executive agent of Cité Soleil, is revising upwards the results of the clashes between gangs who broke up on July 8. He now estimates that these fights have left at least 50 dead and a hundred injured mainly among the belligerents but also in the population, more than double his last estimate https://www.icihaiti.com/en/news-37125-icihaiti-cite-soleil-already-at-least-20-dead-and-50-injured-in-armed-clashes.html . However, it is impossible to confirm these figures.
C.A.S. : Misappropriation of more than 5,000 checks ?
Monday, July 11, following denunciations alleging the misappropriation of more than 5,000 checks intended for the most needy, investigators from the Anti-Corruption Unit (ULCC) carried out a search at the Caisse d'Assistance Sociale (CAS) in order to to find clues and evidence that could lead to possible accusations of corruption.
More than 150 active gangs in Haiti
According to the "Je Klere" Foundation, a non-profit citizen monitoring organization, there are no less than 150 active gangs in Haiti, including 92 in Port-au-Prince.
Port-de-Paix : New Chief Prosecutor
Me Bertin Vital has been promoted to Acting Government Commissioner at the Port-de-Paix Public Prosecutor's Office. He replaces in this position Michelet Virgile dismissed for having freed two arms traffickers... https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-37114-haiti-flash-arms-trafficking-the-minister-of-justice-dismisses-the-commissioner-of-the-government-of-port-de-paix.html