Haitian Politics

Politics : ex president Michel Martelly says a dialogue is impossible in Haiti with the system and players in place

A journalist asks ex Haitian President Michel Martelly: Don't you think now is the time more than ever for everyone in the (political) system in Haiti to sit down for a real dialogue in order to find alternative solutions for the country? His reply with shock you...

US Under Secretary of State David Hale met with Haitian President Jovenel Moise

United States Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs David Hale met with Haitian president Jovenel Moise Friday, 01 Mar 2019, and other members of the political opposition.

Godson Orelus, former Haiti police chief released from prison

Four months after his incarceration in the civil prison of Saint-Marc, the former head of the Haitian National Police, Godson Orelus got his freedom Tuesday, February 26, 2019.

Haiti - Food Prices did not drop like Prime Minister Henry Ceant promised, citizens complain

Haitian prime minister Jean Henry Ceant promised the Haitian population that food prices would go down in the coming days in the aftermath of street protest that paralyzed Haiti for more than 7 says in early February, but citizens are still complaining.

Can Haitian political and business leaders really sit down for a sincere dialogue?

Haitian president Jovenel Moise signed a new decree creating the Committee for Facilitation of the Inter-Haitian National Dialogue which was published Thursday, February 21 2019, in the official journal Le Moniteur, but really, how can a group of Haitians sit down in a dialogue about something they all want and are not willing to share?

Haiti Opposition leader says: The people who barricade the streets have children too NOT going to school

In regards to the opposition putting Haiti on LOCK and the school children unable to go to school, a journalist complained to one the movement leaders, Andre Michel, saying: "Parents want their children to go back to school. Talk to them!" His response is shocking...

Haiti's Opposition announces street protest Monday despite effort by gov to restart the country

While the Haitian government is trying to bring things back to normal this Monday morning, Opposition leader Andre Michel announces street protest accross the country at 10 am on the same day.

Haiti Education Minister asks parents to send the children back to school after protests

"After 7 days of protests, we hear the voice of the Haitian school children who cannot go to school. The children want to go to school," Education Minister Pierre Josué Agénor Cadet who asks Haitian parents to the send the children back to school.

Various Haiti's Government ask the population to resume their activities

In a televised address to the Nation, various Haitian government ministers ask Haitian citizens to resume their normal activities after so many days of turbulence in the country.

After Jovenel Moise resigns, Parliament is going nowhere, Senator Youri Latortue said

Haitian Senator Youri Latortue made it clear that the Senators and Deputes (parliament) are going nowhere after the movement to get rid of President Jovenel Moise succeeds.