Haiti – News : Zapping…
Arrest of a former mayor crook
Sajous Serge, former mayor of the town of Saint Raphaël in the Nord department, was arrested this Thursday, April 8 for having embezzled 5 million gourdes to be used for the construction of a football field, he was heard the same day in As part of an investigation into the disappearance of these funds, he was apprehended by agents of the Anti-Corruption Unit (ULCC) in the North.
Sabotage : 300 new electricity poles set on fire
On Friday, residents of Corail in Grand’Anse took to the streets to protest the fire, by unidentified individuals, of around 300 electricity poles intended for the electrification of several communes. They demand the arrest of the perpetrators of these acts.
Gang war, 3 dead
April 7 at Marin 26, in the communes of Croix-des-bouquets 3 individuals including a suspected gang leader were killed and their bodies burned by other heavily armed individuals.
Condolences to the royal family
“It is with great sadness that the Consulate of Haiti in Australia extends its sincere condolences to the Royal Family and to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II on the death of her husband, Prince Philip.”
Pre-trial detention rate on the rise
The rate of prolonged preventive detention in Haiti fell from 76% in June 2020 to 85% in March 2021 (Source : United Nations Integrated Office in Haiti).
NOTICE : works at Carrefour Marin
The Communal Administration of Croix-des-Bouquets is currently carrying out development work on the national road #1, at Carrefour Marin. These works are aimed at cleaning up the area and facilitating road traffic. The Town Hall relies on the understanding of users.