Haiti – News : Zapping…
Pierre Esperance death threatened
Pierre Espérance, the Executive Director of the National Network for the Defense of Human Rights (RNDDH), again threatened with death. Jimmy Chérizier aka “Barbecue”, leader of the “G9” gang coalition, said in a statement circulating on social networks that he would attack Pierre Esperance very soon.
5 police officers killed each month
From January to June 2021, at least 32 police officers were assassinated in Haiti, denounces an investigation by the National Network for the Defense of Human Rights (RNDDH).
The PNH takes back control of the St-Joseph sub-police station
On Sunday June 13, the Haitian National Police regained control of the St-Joseph sub-station. Several thugs, members of the “krache dife” gang who occupied the sub-station, were fatally injured in exchanges of fire with the police officers. law enforcement.
Pulitzer Prize for History for a Haitian
The Embassy of Haiti in Washington D.C. wishes to congratulate Dr. Marcia Chatelain on receiving the Pulitzer Prize for History for the publication of her book “Franchise : The Golden Arches in Black America”. This important achievement brings out once again the under-exploited wealth of the Haitian diaspora. The author, who is not his first publication, is also Professor of History and African American Studies at the prestigious Georgetown University.
French Guiana : two compatriots are the pride of Haiti
The Consulate General of Haiti in French Guyana sends its warmest congratulations to two young Haitians, Nitza Cavalier and James-Son Derisier, who have each won a prize in the prestigious International Francophone Writing Competition”. Nitza Cavalier was declared co-winner of the Competition and James-Son Dérisier won the “Young Guyanese Historian” Prize. These two young compatriots made the pride of our dear country in a foreign land.
Prolonged preventive detention
The Steering Committee responsible for monitoring the effective implementation of the Strategic Plan to Combat “Prolonged” Preventive Detention will be installed at the Ministry on Wednesday June 16.