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Miragoâne : 9 individuals arrested
On Thursday, the Miragoâne police presented to the media 9 individuals arrested in particular for their alleged involvement in the disappearance of photojournalist Vladjimir Legagneur in 2017, the murder of Francis Cétoute and the rape of a 17-year-old girl on September 7.
Moïse reiterates his commitment to hold elections
Jovenel Moïse reiterated his commitment to hold fair, free and democratic elections. However the parties like “Pitit Dessalin”, Fusion or Fanmi Lavalas, demand the resignation of Moïse and the installation of a transitional government.
DR : Resumption of Haitian deportations
Thursday, Enrique Garcia, the Director General of Migration (DGM), announced the resumption of deportations of foreigners in an irregular migratory situation, especially Haitians who represent the vast majority of illegals. Deportations that had been significantly reduced over the past 6 months due to the epidemic. On the other hand, surveillance at the land border to prevent the illegal entry of Haitians into Dominican territory will be strengthened.
PNH : New Departmental Directorate in Artibonite
Thursday, the Divisional Commissioner Louis Edner Hyacinthe was installed at the head of the Departmental Directorate of Artibonite of the National Police of Haiti (DDA/PNH). He replaces in this position the Divisional Commissioner Jean Castro Prévil.
10th anniversary of Feed the Future
This week marks the 10th anniversary of the Feed the Future initiative launched to help partner countries like Haiti create long-term sustainable change to end the vicious cycle of chronic hunger and poverty.
The Japanese Ambassador on site visit
On Wednesday Japanese Ambassador to Haiti, Mizumo Mitsuaki paid a site visit for two projects “Reconstruction of Marie Jeanne High School in Port-au-Prince” and “Construction of the Cent Cinquantenaire High School”, financed by the KR counterpart fund. For this visit he was accompanied by Prime Minister Joseph Jouthe, Pierre Josué Agénor Cadet, the Minister of National Education and Ms. Nicole Yolette Altidor, the Minister of Social Affairs and Labor.