Haiti - News : Some news here and there...
Saturday, the Haitiano-Canadian Bermane Stiverne, world heavyweight champion https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-11126-haiti-boxing-haitian-born-canadian-bermane-stiverne-wins-heavyweight-world-title.html , lost his WBC belt, after losing against American Deontay Wilter.
New Government, "a cosmetic operation"
Jean Andre Victor, Coordinator of the "Patriotic Movement of Democratic Opposition" (MOPOD) considers that the formation of says consensus government is only a "cosmetic operation". For the MOPOD the resignation of the Head of State remains one of the answers to the political crisis.
Popular demands at the table of power ?
Sorel Jacinthe, the spokesman of the platform INITE said take to the word President Michel Martelly and Prime Minister, who said Friday at the installation of Evans Paul, that they will put the popular demands at the table of power.
New Ambassador of France in Haiti
Elisabeth Beton-Delègue was appointed Ambassador of France in Haiti to replace Ambassador Patrick Nicoloso accredited in Haiti June 29, 2013, called to other functions
Leonela Relys Díaz passed away
Saturday, writer Leonela relys Díaz, educator and creator of the literacy program "Yo, sí puedo" (Wi mwen Kapab), has died of cancer. Her program has helped in Haiti and after in the Dominican Republic literate hundreds of thousands of people
Did you know ?
10% of the wealthiest Haitians own 70% of the country's total income. While 2 of 3 Haitians live with less than $2 a day, 82% in rural areas.