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Phantom 509 : Abelson Gros Nègre at the National Penitentiary
Following the arrest on Saturday of the dismissed former police officer and former spokesperson for the PNH union, Abelson Gros Nègre who was the subject of a wanted notice https://www.icihaiti.com/en/news-33345-icihaiti-justice-arrest-of-two-members-of-fantome-509.html , Me Bed Ford Claude, the Government Commissioner of Port-au-Prince, ordered his imprisonment at the National Penitentiary. Abelson Gros Nègre is accused, among other things : of assassination, attempted assassination, arson and destruction of public and private property.
Constitution : Words of Moïse and Lambert
As part of the 34th anniversary of the 1987 Constitution (Monday March 29), President Jovenel Moïse and Senator Joseph Lambert, President of the Senate declared :
“The 1987 Constitution established many gains, but has had its day. We must have the courage to adopt another which, through futuristic arrangements, will lead Haiti to a more balanced political regime that is less likely to cause instability,” Jovenel Moïse, President of Haiti
“Our constitution, during its 34 years, has kept our democracy. This text ratified by the Haitian people marked the break with the old regime. It carries within itself the modalities of its transformation. Any revision of this social contract requires broad agreement,” Joseph Lambert President of the Senate
Brazil VISA NOTICE
The Brazil Visa Application Center (BVAC) informs the general public that the system for making new appointments remains closed until now. Information will be shared on the re-opening in due course. Thank you for your patience.
Argentina : Haiti commemorates Pétion
March 29, 1818 – March 29, 2021 – The Embassy of the Republic of Haiti in Argentina organized a flower offering in commemoration of the death of President Alexandre Petion, in Petion Square, in front of the Embassy.
Dr. Jean William Pape appointed to the WHO Scientific Council
Dr. Jean William Pape, member of the Scientific Unit for the Management of the Health Crisis and Executive Director of the GHESKIO Centers has been appointed to the Scientific Council of the World Health Organization (WHO). The Council is currently composed of 9 members including 2 Nobel Prize winners.
Tennis : Naomi Osaka could become world #1 again
The proud Japanese tennis player of her Haitian origin, Naomi Osaka (world number 2) qualified in the 8th finals of the Miami Tournament. If Naomi wins this tournament, she will take the lead of the WTA world rankings