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"To be in the Top 10 of the World's Best Teacher https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-13207-haiti-education-a-haitian-in-the-10-finalists-of-the-world-s-best-teacher.html reinforces my dream to contribute to the development of my country. To be in Top 10 will allow me to develop the Haitian Association for Advancement of Science and Technology," declared Guy Etienne.
Words from singer Daniel Darinus aka "Fantom"
Wednesday, the singer Daniel Darinus aka "Fantom" of Barikad Crew group said from his hospital bed where he is recovering from his burns after receiving an electric shock to the head "As soon as I felt, I lost consciousness. I did not know what had happened [...] If the doctor says I can go home, I'm ready." For his part, Dr. Max Rudolph Saint-Albin, that deals with the case of the singer said he is in a stable condition and will remain in the hospital for a few more days for observation. https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-13213-haiti-carnival-schedule-of-official-funeral-and-news-from-wounded.html https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-13203-haiti-flash-16-dead-78-injured-the-carnival-is-canceled-national-mourning.html
Thanks of the Prime Minister
"My condolences and sympathy to the victims. We are all Haiti in happiness and unhappiness. Thank you to the people for having testified his respect for the victims and their bereaved families," declared the Prime Minister, Evans Paul.
Condolences and condemnation of lawyers Newton and Michel
"Lawyers Newton Louis St Juste and André Michel present their sincere condolences to the families and relatives of the victims, following the fatal event of the second day fat who caused 18 deaths and 78 injured," The two lawyers, fierce opponents of President Martelly condemn the political use made of this painful and unfortunate event by the de facto government.
70% of food products are compliant
Jude Hervey Day, Minister of Trade and Industry (MCI), informs that "In a sample of 806 food products inspected in 51 shops in the metropolitan area. 70% were compliant for expiration dates," recalling that "the Quality Control Department and Consumer Protection (DCQPC) of MCI, to carry out its activities, has an inspection service, of metrology, consumer protection and certification."