Haiti – News : Zapping…
An EDH employee shot and wounded
This Thursday, April 22, 2021, another employee of the EDH, Adelson Doresma was the victim of an armed attack and an attempted kidnapping in the city center of Port-au-Prince. Adelson Doresma was hit with 2 projectiles, one in the arm and the other in the leg. He was rushed to hospital. The kidnappers also took away important documents and equipment that were in the vehicle.
6 thugs arrested
In Saint-Raphaël, 6 thugs were arrested with an MP15 semi-automatic assault rifle and ammunition seized.
235 Haitians intercepted at the Dominican border
Soldiers from the Specialized Land Border Security Corps (CESFRONT) intercepted in a few hours, during several operations, 234 Haitians who were trying to enter Dominican territory clandestinely. These interceptions were carried out following a work of the intelligence services supported by drones equipped with thermal cameras, buggies, motorcycles and other advanced technological equipment. Some Haitians said they were trying to enter Dominican territory to escape the situation of insecurity and poverty in Haiti.
6th edition of the Vive Haiti Books Festival
The National Book Directorate is proud to be associated with the 6th edition of the Vive Haiti Books Festival which will be organized around the theme : Literature meets tomorrow. She invites you to join in, on April 23, 24 and 25, 2021, at the Center for Reading and Cultural Animation of Saint-Marc, around the Guest of Honor, the poet Fouad André.
Elections : Storage of sensitive election material
Thursday morning, a strong delegation made up of the Minister of Defense, the Minister Delegate in charge of Electoral Matters, the Executive Director of the Provisional Electoral Council, the Director General of the PNH, the Electoral Security Unit, representatives of the United Nations Program for development and the United Nations Office for Project Services went to the former logistics base of MINUSTAH (Log base) in order to identify a national storage site for sensitive electoral material and not sensitive. This site will also house the operational base of Ouest 2. The chosen site is on the side of the PNH zone.
44 years of the RNH
Thursday the Prime Minister ai, Claude Joseph accompanied by the Minister of Culture Pradel Henriquez went to the National Radio of Haiti (RNH), on the occasion of the celebration of the 44th anniversary of this state station “In the name from the Haitian Government, I wish a happy birthday to the RNH which celebrates its 44 years. This State media, at the service of the Nation, deserves to be congratulated for its work of promotion, training, information and development of urban and rural populations,” declared the Prime Minister.