FLASH: Haiti - Jocelerme Privert Elected President of Haiti for 120 days

Haiti Transition 2016 - Haiti has a NEW President... Jocelerme Privert has been elected President of Haiti for 120 days in a late-night vote by Senators and Deputes in National Assembly...

Jocelerme Privert - Provisional President of Haiti
Jocelerme Privert - Provisional President of Haiti

KREYOL: Haiti - Jocelerme President elu President d'Haiti pou 120 Jours... Assemble National la vote misye bien tard hier soir... Kisa ou panse de sa???

Jocelerme Privert, 62, was elected in the second round of voting after a long session with 64 deputes and 13 senators voting in his favor, totaling 77 votes.

The next runner up, Edgard Leblanc Fils received 33 votes and third candidate Dejean Belizaire received 2 votes.

President Jocelerme Privert immediately resigned as Senator of the Republic before swearing in as President of the Republic.

This is the first time since 1946 that a Haitian head of the State is chosen by indirect election.

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Cheria says...

Nou pral wer!!! Ayisyen Ingra twop!! Jude Kretin sot twop....

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Pierre Tatchiny says...

Yeah I like that but Martely the best président I know in my

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