Elections

Will Haitians ever see their votes count in a real Election?

MEA CULPA??? DID WE SEE AMBASSADOR PAMELA WHITE BLINK??? DID WE HEAR AN APOLOGY AND RECOGNITION THAT THE AUG 9 ELECTION WAS A SCREW UP????

August 28, 2015
By `
MEA CULPA??? DID WE SEE AMBASSADOR PAMELA WHITE BLINK??? DID WE HEAR AN APOLOGY AND RECOGNITION THAT THE AUG 9 ELECTION WAS A SCREW UP????

August 28, 2015 Listeners to Radio Metropole, this morning, heard an unusual broadcast that really sounded like an admission, on Ambassador White’s part, that the August 9, 2015 elections were a disaster and something should be done. Well, OK, it was an admission that the August 9 elections were a disaster, couched in Politically...
Read more »

Posted in DAILY REPORTS-Direct From Haiti, Elections, Govt Incompentece | 1 Comment »

Communiqué de presse # 52 : REPORT DE LA RENCONTRE AVEC LES REPRESENTANTS DES PARTIS, GROUPEMENTS POLITIQUES ET LES CANDIDATS A LA PRESIDENCE

August 28, 2015
By `
Communiqué de presse # 52 : REPORT DE LA RENCONTRE AVEC LES REPRESENTANTS DES PARTIS, GROUPEMENTS POLITIQUES ET LES CANDIDATS A LA PRESIDENCE

27 août 2015 Le Conseil électoral provisoire informe la population en général, les dirigeants des partis, groupements politiques, candidats à la présidence et la presse en particulier, que la rencontre qui devait se tenir le vendredi 28 aout 2015, à l’Hôtel El Rancho,  a été reportée. Le Conseil tient à préciser que : Un...
Read more »

Posted in Elections, FRENCH/CREOLE Articles | No Comments »

Haiti, chronicle of an electoral crisis

August 28, 2015
By `
Haiti, chronicle of an electoral crisis

For the past 67 weeks, Haïti Liberté columnist Catharine Charlemagne has written in French a series of articles entitled “Haiti, Chronicle of an Electoral Crisis.” We present here the English translation of her report from last week’s Aug. 19 edition. The Fiasco of Sunday, August 9, 2015! “Even if Haitian leaders had a hundred...
Read more »

Posted in Elections, Govt Incompentece | No Comments »

Baptist Haiti Mission- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

August 28, 2015
By `
Baptist Haiti Mission- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Baptist Haiti Mission Serving the Whole Person Wallace & Eleanor Turnbull, Founders 523 Sundilla Court Auburn, AL 36830         wallace@tbull.com www.tbull.com USA Office 13420EastpointCenterDr Louisville,KY 40223 1 502 491 7000 bhmus@bhm.org www.bhm.org Canada Office Baptist Haiti Mission Box 11 602 Wellington Ave. Wallaceburg,ON NBA 4L5 bhmcanada@bhm.org Dear Friend,                                                              Auburn, Alabama, August 28, 2015 This Google...
Read more »

Posted in Elections, Govt Incompentece | No Comments »

Refugees set up camp on the Haiti-Dominican border

August 27, 2015
By `
Refugees set up camp on the Haiti-Dominican border

20 August 2015 Last updated at 23:39 BST The Haitian government is calling on its neighbour the Dominican Republic to delay plans for thousands of Haitians to be deported to the country as they try and make arrangements for their return. Along the border, many people have already decided to leave and are living...
Read more »

Posted in Elections, Govt Incompentece | No Comments »

TROP!C’EST TROP!OPONT ET SES ASSOCIÉS DU CEP DOIVENT PARTIR!

August 27, 2015
By `
TROP!C’EST TROP!OPONT ET SES ASSOCIÉS DU CEP DOIVENT PARTIR!

Le Conseil Electoral Provisoire est le principal responsable de la gabegie du 9 Aout 2015.Les faits parlent haut et fort. La moindre investigation,  avec objectivité, conduirait à la mise en accusation des membres du Cep, en particulier, de son président, Pierre-Louis Opont. Tout laisse à penser que le fiasco des législatives a été une...
Read more »

Posted in DAILY REPORTS-Direct From Haiti, Elections, FRENCH/CREOLE Articles, Govt Incompentece | 1 Comment »

Guatemala Protesters Call National Strike to Force President Out

August 27, 2015
By `
Guatemala Protesters Call National Strike to Force President Out

Thousands of protesters called for a national strike in Guatemala on Thursday as some businesses closed and marchers blocked highways demanding the resignation of President Otto Perez Molina for alleged bribery. With at least five cabinet ministers having quit since Saturday, lawmakers are expected to form a five-member committee as soon as Thursday to...
Read more »

Posted in Elections, Govt Incompentece | No Comments »

Haitian electoral observers demand investigation into election day chaos

August 26, 2015
By `
Haitian electoral observers demand investigation into election day chaos

In this Aug. 9, 2015 file photo, election officials count votes during parliamentary elections in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. Dieu Nalio Chery AP By Jacqueline Charles jcharles@MiamiHerald.com PORT-AU-PRINCE Local observer groups are calling for an independent investigation into Haiti’s violence-marred Aug. 9 legislative elections, saying that recent sanctions taken against 16 candidates by elections officials do...
Read more »

Posted in Elections | No Comments »

Evans Paul, obligé d’imiter Laurent Lamothe en remobilisant l’Unité anti-Contrebande du Colonel Antoine Atouriste. – Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

August 25, 2015
By `
Evans Paul, obligé d’imiter Laurent Lamothe en remobilisant l’Unité anti-Contrebande du Colonel Antoine Atouriste. – Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

August 25, 2015 *La lutte contre la contrebande était la principale cause de la chute du 1er Ministre Lamothe suite à une conspiration des contrebandiers, des trafiquants de drogue et des kidnappers.* *Aujourd’hui, Evans Paul et le Président Martelly font face à la réalité: La capacité de l’Etat haïtien dépend de ses ressources propres...
Read more »

Posted in Crime/Corruption, Elections, FRENCH/CREOLE Articles | No Comments »

AVOIDING A POLITICAL DISASTER IN HAITI AS SOPHIA MARTELLY AND KIKO TAKE CONTROL

August 25, 2015
By `
AVOIDING A POLITICAL DISASTER IN HAITI AS SOPHIA MARTELLY AND KIKO TAKE  CONTROL

Haiti Democracy Project The Washington-based Haiti Democracy Project’s James Morrell has written: “By the time the commission is through, there will be little left for the voters to do on election day. Most of the choices will already have been made for them.” Foreign Policy magazine, August 25th, 2015. By Jose R. Cardenas, former...
Read more »

Posted in Elections, Govt Incompentece | 4 Comments »