Haitian Internet Newsletter

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Funeral procession in Haiti - A sad but funny moment, true story

This morning, I heard a funeral procession going down the streets in the Haitian city where I live and the "fanfare" (the band) was singing the must unexpected song one would hear at a funeral...

Haitian-American tourism promoter charged in scheme to bribe Haitian government officials

Roger Richard Boncy, a 74 year old Haitian-American was charged Tuesday in a scheme to bribe Haitian government officials over the construction of an $84 million port project in Mȏle St. Nicolas, a city in northwest Haiti.

Another long weekend goes to waste in Haiti. Activities interrupted by protests

November 01 2018, All Saints' Day in Haiti was ruined this year. even the director of the Cimetière de Port-au-Prince was complaining on television because the crowd that was expected to come "fêter avec les morts au cimetière" (party with the dead, an annual ritual in Haiti) were disturbed by street protest and sporadic gun fire.

Attention All Diaspora Haitians who love Pois Congo, 'Tis the Season!

For all of you Haitians in the Diaspora who were waiting for "Pois Congo" season to come to Haiti, it's time to make your airline reservations. Pois Congo season 2018 is here!

Wyclef Jean's Childhood in Haiti to be Featured in Netflix Movie

Have you heard? Haitian rapper Wyclef Jean's Childhood in Haiti will soon be captured in a Netflix animated feature film.

Godson Orelus, ex Haiti Police chief, arrested in Saint-Marc in connection with illegal firearms import

Godson Orelus, the former Director General of the Haitian National Police force (PNH) was arrested and placed in custody in Saint-Marc Friday by the investigating judge in charge of the case of the seizure of weapons that were imported into Haiti illegally back in 2016.

Roody Roodboy's mother is Dead

Haitian singer Roody Petuel Dauphin, better known as Roody Roodboy, has just lost her mother. Marie Sanette Voltaire Dauphin died Monday, 22 October 2018.

Tennis: Naomi Osaka at the WTA Finals, she faces Sloane Stephens

Happening now... The top eight tennis players in the world are competing against each other at the WTA finals and Haitian-Japanese tennis player Naomi Osaka in one of them.

Raising Kids - Put it in the bank my father said. He was not talking about money

I remember one time I was speaking to my son, little at the time, I was talking some sense into him. My father looked at me and he said: "Go ahead, put it in the bank."

Michael B. Jordan Asked Naomi Osaka to the Creed 2 Premiere As a Birthday Gift

Haitian-Japanese Tennis Champion Naomi Osaka got a birthday present of a lifetime... She got Michael B. Jordan as a date to grand premiere of the upcoming film Creed II for her 21st birthday.