Beyond Politics

FLASH: Port-de-Paix mayor Thony Vernio dies in a tragic accident

Port-de-Paix Magistrat Thony Vernio dead in trajic accident A tragic accident in Port-de-Paix Haiti caused the death of deputy Mayor Thony Vernio. According to news reports he died after the Backhoe loader he was riding on fell off a cliff in an area called Morne Commissariat in Port-de-Paix. more »

Skandal in Haitian Politics: Video of Haiti ONM director Eudes Lajoie pleasing himself has gone viral

Eudes Lajoie Eudes Lajoie, Haitian politician and director of office national pour la migration (ONM), is the subject of yet another scandal involving a careless Haitian politician and his "ti Koulout". more »

Manifestation In Haiti against increase in gas prices

Gas For Sale by The Gallon In Haiti Many Haitian citizens took to the streets of Friday, 18 May 2018, to protest against the announcement of the increase in gas prices. more »

Eske President Jovenel Moise se yon GRO Blofe? OUI ou NON?

Le Président Jovenel s'exprimant à Grand Bassin, Nord'Est Haïti Pandan m ap pale ak yon sitwayen ki te fè kanpay pou President Jovenel Moise nan Plateau Central nou vini sou dossier president Jovenel Moise ak karavann chanjman li an, tande kisa misye di... more »

Update: Accident believed to be President Jovenel's Motorcade actually happened in the Togolese Republic

Accident of President Jovenel moise Motorcade - Fact or Rumor The Togolese presidential motorcade suffered a traffic accident Tuesday afternoon and some malicious Haitians on social media started spreading the news that it happened in Haiti with the motorcade of president Jovenel Moise. more »

Haiti - Accident of President Jovenel's Motorcade, True of False?

Rumored accident of President Jovenel's Motorcade News is spreading on Social Media that Haitian president Jovenel Moise's motorcade was involved in an accident BUT is it true of false? more »

Victor Benoit leaves FUSION and founds his own political party

Victor Benoit Haitian politician Victor Benoit says goodbye to Edmonde Suplice Bauzile and la FUSION des Sociaux Démocrates Haïtiens to create his own political party. more »

Haiti Senator Ralph Fethiere nearly lost his life at Morne Puilboreau in a traffic accident

Haiti Senator Jean Marie Ralph Féthière Haitian Senator Jean Marie Ralph Féthière was involved in a car accident Sunday at morne Puilboreau in Northern Haiti. more »

Haiti's decision to maintain relations with Taiwan raises questions about possible missed development opportunities

Haiti maintains diplomatic ties with Taiwan Read this... The Dominican Republic abandons Taiwan because China reportedly offered investments and loans to the tune of $3 billion while Taiwan offered Haiti $150 million loan to develop rural power grids... Haiti maintains ties with Taiwan at Beijing's expense. So... Who made the right decision here? more »

Guy Philippe writes to Haiti's Senate president asking for $125,000 US to pay his legal bills

Guy Phillipe Haitian senator-elect guy Philippe, who is currently in prison on money laundering charges in the United States, wrote a letter to the Senate asking for $125,000 US to cover the legal fees so he can appeal his case. more »