Haiti – News : Zapping…
Sexual abuse of a 3 year old child
On Thursday, agents from the Central Directorate of the Judicial Police apprehended Charles Junior, accused of sexual abuse of a 3-year-old child.
New Bishop of the diocese of Port-de-Paix
Thursday at the National Palace in the presence of President Jovenel Moïse and Chancellor Claude Joseph, took place the swearing-in ceremony of the new Bishop of the diocese of Port-de-Paix, Mgr Charles Peters Barthélus (appointed by Pope Francis on April 14 2020). He replaces in this function Mgr Pierre-Antoine Paulo, O.M.I. Bishop Paulo who retired because of his advanced age.
Dimitri Vorbe freed by American justice
Friday August 28, Haitian businessman Dimitri Vorbe Executive Director and Vice President of Société Générale d’Énergie SA (SOGENER SA) arrested with his wife in Miami (Florida) by Immigration and border control officers of the Department of Homeland Security (Immigration and Customs Enforcement – ICE), on August 21 https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-31604-haiti-flash-dimitri-vorbe-vice-president-of-sogener-sa-arrested-in-miami.html has been released on bail after his hearing Thursday by a judge and returned home Friday afternoon.
Jérémie Airport : Creation of a fire department
As in all other Airports affiliated to the National Airport Authority (AAN) network, a fire service has just been created at Jérémie International Airport.
USAID supports inclusion of people with disabilities:
The United States Agency for International Development (USAID-Haiti) is committed to supporting the rights of communities with disabilities through the new “EnpaK, Yon Kominote pou Nou Tout” program, in partnership with 8 organizations in Haiti. The program, funded to the tune of US $1 million over two years, will include, among other things, the launch of an awareness campaign on the benefits of including people with disabilities in all aspects of public life.