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MINUJUSTH leaving Haiti in October 2019

The United Nations Mission for Justice Support in Haiti (MINUJUSTH) is leaving the country on October 15 2019, presisdent Jovenel Moise announced in a message on social media.

Haiti - Depute Price Cyprien withdraws candidacy for president of the Chamber of Deputes

Haitian Deputy Price Cyprien (PHTK, Thomazeau) who was also a candidate for president of the Chamber of deputies withdrew his candidacy Tuesday after the deputies supporting the candidacy of Gary Bodeau demanded an acclamation of they candidate.

Haiti Parliament: Gary Bodeau re-elected President of the Chamber of Deputes

Haiti lower house of Parliament re-elects Depute Gary Bodeau as President of the Chamber of Deputes Tuesday in a slightly controversial election.

Haitian lawmakers hold the First National Assembly for 2019

Assemblée National in Haiti - Haitian Senators and Deputes have officially closed the extraordinary Session and oppened officially the first ordinary cession for the year 2019.

FLASH: Haiti votes against Venezuela in OAS Meeting regarding President Maduro's re-election

At an OAS Permanent Council meeting Thursday, Haiti and 18 other countries voted a resolution that does not recognize the second term of President Nicolas Maduro as head of Venezuela.

Who will be the Senate President of Haiti in 2019

Senators and Deputes in Haiti are scheduled to meet in National Assembly on January 7, the second Monday of January to open the legislative year. So who will preside the National Assembly this year? Who will be the President of senate?

Guy Philippe's Senate Seat up for grabs in next Haiti Elections

Besides the mandate of 10 Senators (one third of the Senater / tier Senat), Guy Philippe's six-year Senate seat will be up for grabs in next Haiti Elections in October 2019 bringing the number of senators to be elected to eleven.

Guy Philippe won't be getting out of prison anytime soon, Miami Herald Reports

Haitian Senator and Coup leader Guy Philippe won't be getting out of the U.S. prison system anytime soon, the Miami Herald said. Convicted of money laundering, Guy Philippe lost another bid for freedom in a Miami federal court.

Haiti Elections Scheduled for October 2019

Haiti's Electoral Council (CEP) has just announced elections in 9 months in Haiti. October 2019, elections will be held for 11 senators, the Chamber of Deputies and the municipalities.

Haiti signs 150 million dollars deal with Taiwan for Electricity 24/7 president Jovenel Moise Promised

In case you wondered if President Jovenel Moise will keep his promise to provide electricity in Haiti 24/7, read this...