Haiti - News : Some news here and there...
Since this morning a situation of disorder and confusion reigns at the civil prison of Croix-des-Bouquets, where the great names of crime are incarcerated as Clifford Brandt, Woodly Etheart... According to our sources, an attack was conducted against the prison by an armed commando and several prisoners would have escaped. One or more agents of the National Penitentiary Administration (APENA) would have been injured during the attack on the prison. Currently the police are not able to establish a list of escaped prisoners...
Flooding in Ka Soleil, Gonaïves
The Directorate of Civil Protection informs that the heavy showers recorded in the communes of Gonaïves and of Terre-Neuve have caused flooding last night in Ka Soleil, in Gonaïves.
Tonton Bicha will receive an Award of Excellence
The MPAH (Motion Picture Association of Haitri, inc) is pleased to announce that well-known Haitian comedian Daniel Fils Aimé aka Tonton Bicha will receive MPAH’s 2014 Prix D’ Excellence Award in recognition of his contribution to the Haitian Movie Industry. Please join us on October 26, 2014 at the Lantana to honor our icon Tonton Bicha.
Tourism Development in the South
The Minister of Tourism, Stéphanie Balmir Villedrouin, held a monitoring meeting with the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), about the upgrading and development of tourism in the South and of 40 million allocated to this project.
School Calendar 2014-2015
The 2014-2015 school calendar, this year includes 925 hours of fundamental teaching and 1,110 hours of secondary and 8 statutory holidays. The return will take place on September 8 and will end June 30, 2015.