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President Announces New Prime Minister in Haiti

President Announces New Prime Minister in Haiti

Haitian President Jovenel Moise announced on Sunday that Jean-Henry Céant will be the nation’s new prime minister. “Following consultations with the Presidents of the two branches of Parliament, I made the choice of the citizen Jean-Henry Céant as the new prime Minister,” President Moise said in an official tweet. The announcement comes three weeks after…


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BREAKING NEWS: Haiti’s government falls one week after unpopular fuel price hike led to riots

Haiti Prime Minister Jack Guy Lafontant abruptly resigned Saturday, avoiding being forcibly ousted in a no-confidence vote by the country’s Lower Chamber of Deputies. “Before coming here, I presented my resignation to the president of the republic,” Lafontant said about 10 minutes into his speech to the chamber in which he defended his tenure, shirked…