The Haitian Internet Newsletter

Haiti - Gasoline Prices Jump to $219 Gourdes per Galon

PHOTO: Haiti - Gas Prices in Haiti Gas prices in Haiti go up 30 gourdes overnight during the weekend. Saturday night, most gas stations closed up shop waiting for the spike before selling or a huge profit... more »

Haitian Peasants form a KONBIT for Road Maintenance

PHOTO: Trois Roches Haiti - a Muddy Road Haitian peasants in Trois Roches, a small village outside the city of Hinche, are forming a KONBIT Saturday in order to do some maintenance in the stretch of muddy road that leads to their village. more »

Children born in Haiti with SMALL Heads, a Zika Virus Condition

Microcephaly in Haiti - Zika Virus Infection At least 14 babies born in Haiti recently have heads smaller than normal, a birth defect called Microcephaly that is linked to the Zika virus. There may be more... more »

Finally, U.N. Admits Role in Cholera Epidemic in Haiti

Minustah = Kolera For the first time since a cholera epidemic believed to be imported by United Nations peacekeepers began killing thousands of Haitians nearly six years ago, the office of Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has acknowledged that the United Nations played a role in the initial outbreak and that a "significant new set of U.N. actions" will be needed to respond to the crisis. more »

Haiti - Peasant leaders are TIRED of all the LIES and deception in Haitian Politics

PHOTO: Haiti Politics - Peasants Leaders Tired or Candidate LIARS A peasant leader complains he has lost his ability to assemble people for political purposes due to the amount of lies and deceptions in Haitian politics... "They've lost their trust in me," he says, "because of those who lie to me to get elected"... more »

FLASH - Les Cayes Haiti Belle Entree Demolished by new City Mayor

PHOTO: 500 ans Belle Entrée, Les Cayes Haiti The main entrance city of Les Cayes Haiti also know as the "500 ans" Monument has been taken down, demolished, by order of new city mayor Jean Gabriel Fortune who considers it a danger to the city residents... more »

Haiti Tourism - Gelee Beach Festival CANCELLED in Les Cayes this year!

Gelee Beach - Les Cayes Haiti If you were planning to go to the Gelée Beach Festival in Les Cayes this year, I have bad news for you... the 2016 Gelée Beach Festival has been CANCELLED, The City mayor of Les Cayes said. more »

Rio 2016 - Haiti in the Olympics : Haitian Swimmer Frantz Dorsainvil Eliminated

PHOTO: Haitian Swimmer Richardson Hitchins - Rio Olympics 2016 Haitian Swimmer Frantz Dorsainvil who dreamed of bringing an Olympic medal to Haiti at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro Brazil was eliminated with a terrible record... Frantz Dorsainvil finished 84th out of 85 athletes... more »

Rio 2016 - Haiti in the Olympics : Haitian Boxer Richardson Hitchins eliminated

PHOTO: Haitian Boxer Richardson Hitchins - Rio Olympics 2016 Haitian Boxer Richardson Hitchins' dream of wining in the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro Brazil has been shattered. Richardson Hitchins lost to American boxer Gary Russell. more »

FLASH: 10 Haitian Immigrants found Dead in Nicaragua River

The Guayamouc River, Riviere Guayamouc, Hinche Haiti Haiti Immigration News - a total of 10 Haitian immigrants died in river in Nicaragua this week. These Haitians immigrants were attempting to leave Brazil and head to the United States and died in the process. more »