DAILY REPORTS-Direct From Haiti

DAILY REPORTS, Direct From Haiti

Presiding Bishop preaches on ‘forgiveness, repentance, healing and reconciliation’ in Haiti

May 24, 2017
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Presiding Bishop preaches on ‘forgiveness, repentance, healing and reconciliation’ in Haiti

Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Michael B. Curry (center), Bishop of Haiti Jean Zache Duracin (left) and Bishop Suffragan of Haiti Ogé Beauvoir (right), talk before the solemn Eucharist on Tuesday, May 23 in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. The bishops and members of the Diocesan Standing Committee ceremoniously signed a covenant aimed at healing and reconciling the...
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WE ARE ON AUTOPILOT WITH 24 HOURS TO TRUMP DECISION ON DEPORTATION OF 50,000 HAITIANS – OTHER THAN A COUPLE OF DIPLOMATIC LETTERS – NO REAL EFFORT TO COMMUNICATE HAITI’S FEELINGS OR THE REALITY.

May 22, 2017
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WE ARE ON AUTOPILOT WITH 24 HOURS TO TRUMP DECISION ON DEPORTATION OF 50,000 HAITIANS – OTHER THAN A COUPLE OF DIPLOMATIC LETTERS – NO REAL EFFORT TO COMMUNICATE HAITI’S FEELINGS OR THE REALITY.

May 22, 2017 JOVENEL MOISE HAS BEEN BADLY SERVED BY HIS INNER CIRCLE! Some say that President Moise sent a letter to President Trump. That is nice, but really too little too late. Should have initiated contact in March.  No one advised him of situation, or its potential for good and positive media coverage...
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Dany Laferrière decorated with the Order of Montreal, to the rank of Officer

May 21, 2017
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Dany Laferrière decorated with the Order of Montreal, to the rank of Officer

BY Haiti Libre: As part of the 375th anniversary of the founding of Montreal, the Mayor of Montreal, Denis Coderre, in the presence of Bernard Voyer, co-president of the Council of the Order of Montreal, presented at a solemn ceremony at City Hall, the prestigious medal of the Order of Montreal to 17 eminent...
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ONE HAITIAN MAY SAVE 58,000 OTHERS – DANIEL JEAN-LOUIS ON STAGE AT LIBERTY UNIVERSITY COMMENCEMENT CEREMONY WITH TRUMP – WATCH THE VIDEO!!

May 19, 2017
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ONE HAITIAN MAY SAVE 58,000 OTHERS – DANIEL JEAN-LOUIS ON STAGE AT LIBERTY UNIVERSITY COMMENCEMENT CEREMONY WITH TRUMP – WATCH THE VIDEO!!

May 19, 2017 Truly amazing! President Donald Trump appeared at LIBERTY UNIVERSITY  to give the commencement speech. Wallace and Eleanor Turnbull, founders of Haiti’s oldest ONG – the Baptist Mission, received an award from Liberty University. Appearing on the same platform with President Trump was Daniel Jean-Louis, a  Haitian who had been educated by...
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Haiti announces fuel price increases to help public finances- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

May 15, 2017
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Haiti announces fuel price increases to help public finances- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AFP) — Haiti’s government announced on Sunday fuel price increases of up to 20 per cent in an effort to shore up the country’s disastrous public finances.People in this destitute Caribbean nation rushed to gas stations to top off their tanks before the price rises take effect on Monday. The government had...
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OPPORTUNITY MISSED – MAY 23 – TIME RUNNING OUT FOR 58,000 HAITIANS

May 14, 2017
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OPPORTUNITY MISSED – MAY 23 – TIME RUNNING OUT FOR 58,000 HAITIANS

MICHAEL COLLINS May 14, 2017 We believe that any effort to destabilize the Jovenel Moise Presidency is criminal. Everyone should work to make it a success, so that the next Presidency will have a firmer base upon which to build. RED LIGHTS FLASHING!!! The obvious was obvious shortly after Donald Trump’s inauguration. Elements within...
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ATTENTION JOVENEL: LIKE DRUG OR ALCHOHOL ADDITION – CORRUPTION MUST BE CURED GRADUALLY

May 13, 2017
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ATTENTION JOVENEL:  LIKE DRUG OR ALCHOHOL ADDITION – CORRUPTION MUST BE CURED GRADUALLY

May 13, 2017 Jovenel did not create the problems! Our President inherited them, an accumulation ever-expanding since 1986, with no effort to control the situation. Now President Moise would like to cure the situation in one cold water bath. Like drug and alcohol addiction, one must deal with corruption in a gradual manner, so...
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Top NCAA Athletes Serve in Haiti

May 13, 2017
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Top NCAA Athletes Serve in Haiti

Austin, TX, May 12, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Top NCAA athletes will unite in a shared purpose and common good this month as they kick off their summers by serving in Haiti. Athletes from Texas A&M, University of Texas, Texas Tech, and University of Oklahoma will give up the comforts of home and spend...
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PIGS AT THE TROUGH- AS AN ILLUSTRATION OF GREED IN HAITI – IS CULTURALLY UNACCEPTABLE – WE APOLOGIZE: HAITIAN TRUTH WILL BECOME A “PIG-FREE ZONE:” SOME OF OUR MINISTRIES SHOULD FOLLOW OUR EXAMPLE

May 10, 2017
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PIGS AT THE TROUGH- AS AN ILLUSTRATION OF GREED IN HAITI – IS CULTURALLY UNACCEPTABLE – WE APOLOGIZE: HAITIAN TRUTH WILL BECOME A “PIG-FREE ZONE:” SOME OF OUR MINISTRIES SHOULD FOLLOW OUR EXAMPLE

May 10, 2017 One of my Haitian associates gets upset each time I use a bunch of pigs, at a trough, to illustrate the enormous, unlimited, glutinous, self-centered greed demonstrated by certain members of our community who lack even a superficial smear of social conscience. Like cancer, there are certain focal points of the...
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Former Vikings Jack Brewer, Byron Chamberlain Give Back to Haitian Community

May 9, 2017
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Former Vikings Jack Brewer, Byron Chamberlain Give Back to Haitian Community

Photos by Karston Tannis Jack Brewer has long-enjoyed spending time giving back in Haiti, but bringing along former Vikings teammate Byron Chamberlain made his most recent trip that much more special. Brewer (2002-03) and Chamberlain (2001-02) recently returned from a Global Ambassadors tour to the Caribbean country. While the trip marked Chamberlain’s first to...
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Winair to service Curaçao and Haiti

May 8, 2017
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Winair to service Curaçao and Haiti

AIRPORT–Winair is in the process of beginning operations to Curaçao and Port-au-Prince, Haiti, weekly via St. Maarten in June. The airline has been negotiating for some time to use a wet-leased MD-82 to service the route. Winair President and Chief Executive Officer Michael Cleaver said in an invited comment on Sunday that the launch...
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Haiti’s main international airport flooded by downpour

May 4, 2017
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Haiti’s main international airport flooded by downpour

The terminal at the Haitian capital’s international airport has been flooded after a sustained downpour transformed some low-lying Port-au-Prince streets into brown rivers. Videos circulating on social media show passengers up to their ankles in water inside Toussaint Louverture International Airport in Port-au-Prince. Irving Mehu is director general of Haiti’s airports authority. He says...
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Haiti and Dominican Republic – Severe Weather

April 28, 2017
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Haiti and Dominican Republic – Severe Weather

Download PDF (614.06 KB) Situation Heavy rain has been affecting the Central Caribbean islands over the past few weeks, causing floods and landslides. In Haiti, the South, South-East, Grand’Anse and Nippes departments are the most affected. According to local authorities, 10 000 houses have been damaged and 350 000 people are affected in the...
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Haiti PM’s motorcade hits 2, killing 1 near flooded zone- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

April 24, 2017
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Haiti PM’s motorcade hits 2, killing 1 near flooded zone- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — A motorcade carrying Haiti’s prime minister struck two teenage boys, killing one, as officials drove into the country’s third largest city on Monday to see flood damage left by heavy rains. Serge Daniel, a government delegate who was traveling in Prime Minister Jack Guy Lafontant’s motorcade, said one of the...
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Haiti/Intempéries: les autorités appellent la population à la vigilance

April 24, 2017
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Haiti/Intempéries: les autorités appellent la population à la vigilance

Des pluies diluviennes s’abattent sur plusieurs régions du pays depuis plusieurs jours, notamment dans le Sud. Face aux risques d’inondations et de déboulonnement de terrains qui persistent, les autorités appellent la population à la vigilance. Selon le centre National de Météorologie (CNM), « un creux de surface qui se déplace vers l’Est dans le Canal...
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NATIONAL PALACE GROUNDS COULD HOST ANOTHER GUNFIGHT AT THE OK CORRAL!!

April 22, 2017
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NATIONAL PALACE GROUNDS COULD HOST ANOTHER GUNFIGHT AT THE OK CORRAL!!

April 23, 2017 First impressions, when visiting the National Palace, are generated by the number of armed people wandering around. There does not seem to be a coherent plan of security.  Just a bunch of cool dudes, and some not so cool dudes will all sorts of weapons.  Perhaps the belief that a lot...
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WOW!!!

April 20, 2017
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WOW!!!

The Interior Minister has just requested 100,000,000 gourdes for Presidential Security over the period May1 – May 18. That comes out to 20,000,000 and roughly $1,500,000 USD divided by 18 gives us roughly $85,000 USD per day.WOW!! As an economy move, President Jovenel should sit home and watch TV for a few days, and...
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Haiti to rebuild National Palace smashed in 2010 earthquak

April 19, 2017
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Haiti to rebuild National Palace smashed in 2010 earthquak

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Haitian authorities say they will rebuild the country’s National Palace to resemble the iconic 90-year-old structure that was smashed during the country’s 2010 earthquake. The collapse of the ornate domed building became a twin symbol of the quake’s devastation and of the shattered government’s dysfunction. President Jovenel Moise on Wednesday...
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