Haiti – News : Zapping…
09/07/2024 11:09:03

Haiti - News : Zapping...

EDH powerless and without resources

According to Electricité d’Haïti (EDH), the company has a total of 62 MW available (Péligre hydroelectric plant 32 megawatts and E-Power 30 megawatts) out of minimum necessary needs of between 180 to 286 megawatts. In addition, EDH cannot supply provincial towns due to a lack of fuel (due to lack of budget) caused by its large debt due to difficulties in collecting invoices from its customers. Shpuild be noted that as part of the EDH needs assessment, members of the Presidential Transition Council (CPT) will make a visit this Tuesday, July 9, 2024, from 9:00 a.m. to the Delmas 33 Distribution Center.

End of recess for the gangs

Monday July 8, 2024, during a joint press conference with the Commander of the Kenyan contingent, General Geoffrey Otunge, the Acting Director General of the Haitian National Police (PNH) Rameau Normil informed that the PNH had regained control from the Hospital of the State University of Haiti (HUEH). On the other hand, he announced imminent joint operations to neutralize the gangs and that the population will soon have the first results of these operations. Adding “There are no fixed days or dates to launch these operations. This can be done at any time. We have strategies to attack gangs because we know how they work. Recess is over.”

Weather ADVISORY : tropical wave caution

A tropical wave (#18) could affect Haiti on Tuesday July 9 and Wednesday July 10. This could result in intense rainy activity in several departments in the afternoon and evening. The General Directorate of Civil Protection asks the population to remain vigilant and follow the advice of the authorities.

A Special Tribunal for the assassination of Moïse

As a transnational crime, the assassination on Wednesday July 7, 2021, of President Jovenel Moïse https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-34162-haiti-flash-president-jovenel-moise-assassinated-by-mercenaries-official-updated-7am-+-video.html requires “the establishment of either a Special Court or a Special Chamber for the completion of a genuine judicial investigation and a real justice decision“, recommends the Center for Analysis and Research in Human Rights (CARDH), on the occasion of the third anniversary of the assassination of Jovenel Moïse.

4 influential women in the football sector

Monday July 8, 2024, at the invitation of the Haitian Olympic Committee (COH), 4 influential women from the football sector participated in a training workshop : Katiana A. Prévilon (FIFA Forward Manager), Vanessa Jean (Safeguarding Manager at the FHF ), Surin Endrianah (Executive at AS Truitier) and Sterline Beaubrun (Executive at FC Toro). This initiative aligns with the desire of the Haitian Football Federation (FHF) and FIFA, defined in the Women’s Football Strategy, aiming for women’s football to be taken care of by women.

Excellent customs revenue

The General Administration of Customs (AGD) of Haiti, announced that it had exceeded revenue forecasts for the month of June 2024, collecting a total of 9.1 billion gourdes out of forecasts of 7.9 billion gourdes, i.e. increase of 15.2%.

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