The squandering of the PetroCaribe Fund

Is Michel Martelly looking for accomplices ? he results of the inquiry conducted by Senator Evalière Beauplan’s Senate Special Committee, after that led by the former president of the Senate, Senator Youri Latortue, have triggered a lively debate that will likely continue for a long time. The findings, we should note, point fingers at more than a dozen former senior officials of past and present governments, including two former Prime Ministers. In the brouhaha of this mega conspiracy against the public treasury, ex-President Michel Martelly confessed to having taken his share…

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Father Joseph Simoly’s murder case : Vigilance is in order It’s nearly six weeks since the assassination of Father Joseph Simoly, the Sunday vicar at the Sacred Heart Church in Port-au-Prince. And the case lingers at the Port-au-Prince prosecutor’s office. Traditionally, when the judicial authorities try to create con- fusion in a given case, it is indicative of something underhanded at play. Usually, the decision makers count on time to pass while public opinion goes to sleep. Insofar that those handling the priest’s case are trying…

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