Latest News for: Port au prince radio


UN expert, former prime minister is named to lead Haiti’s transitional government

Stars and Stripes 29 May 2024
In an interview with Port-au-Prince radio station Magik 9 on Monday, the head of the Haitian Tet Kale Party accused council members of improvising and said the public has a right to know the criteria ...

Haiti’s journalists appeal for help amid increasing threats, country’s unraveling

The Spokesman-Review 17 Apr 2024
Attacks on the press have long been a problem in Haiti, where the slaying of the country’s most famous journalist, Jean Léopold Dominique, remains unsolved 24 years after he was gunned down outside of his Port-au-Prince radio station in 2000.

Biden administration charters helicopters to evacuate up to 1,600 Americans trapped in Haiti as gang...

The Daily Mail 20 Mar 2024
citizens have asked the State Department for help with the airport closed and the carnage spreading to upscale neighborhoods around the capital Port-au-Prince ... citizens will be able to leave Port-au-Prince daily aboard the U.S.

Haitian Gang Leader Threatens Transitional Council Politicians

Beijing News 15 Mar 2024
As violence continued in the Haitian capital of Port-au-Prince, a powerful gang leader on Thursday threatened political leaders who are set to take part in a planned transitional council to govern the Caribbean nation.

Dance of devils: Clintons, Clinton Foundation and loot of billions of dollars

Blitz 08 Mar 2024
US soldiers roamed Port-au-Prince streets on alert for signs of social breakdown, while aid groups held daily coordination meetings inside a heavily guarded UN compound ordinary Haitian couldn’t enter.

Chaos grips Haiti after airport attack, deadly unrest

Victoria Advocate 06 Mar 2024
Lack of security at the Port-au-Prince airport has prevented Henry's return home as of Tuesday, according to local media Radio Tele Metronome.

Anti-government protests intensify in Haiti

La Prensa Latina 07 Feb 2024
In this context of protests, ex-senator and former rebel leader Guy Philippe made an appearance, announcing in a radio broadcast that he was in Port-au-Prince to “accompany his people” and ...

Haitians suffering gang violence are desperate after Kenyan court blocks police force deployment

The Grio 28 Jan 2024
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Radio stations across Haiti got jammed with calls just hours after a court in Kenya blocked the deployment of a U.N.-backed police force to help fight gangs in the troubled Caribbean country.

Hope Fades in Haiti as Gangs Spread, Outside Help Blocked

Beijing News 27 Jan 2024
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti - Radio stations across Haiti were jammed with calls just hours after a court in Kenya blocked the deployment of a U.N.-backed police force to help fight gangs in the troubled Caribbean country.

Making Mike Sainristil: The unsung hero of Michigan football’s resurgence

Detroit Free Press 01 Jan 2024
PASADENA, Calif. — Now that three years have passed and his time is almost up at this level, he’s finally ready to talk about it ... Alabama ... Sainristil’s father, Carlot, worked at a Port-au-Prince radio station in the 1990s, hosting a show on politics ... ...

‘I’ll be killed if they find me’: Radio reporter Maxo Dorvil flees Haiti amid gang violence

CPJ 27 Nov 2023
Haitian radio journalist Maxo Dorvil fled the country on November 7, 2023, after reporting that he was shot at twice in less than two weeks near his home on the outskirts of the capital Port-au-Prince.

In Haiti, murders of journalists go unpunished amid instability and gang violence

CPJ 31 Oct 2023
Dumesky Kersaint never flinched when it came to investigating violence in his gang-controlled suburb of Haiti’s capital, Port-au-Prince ... neighborhood of Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Tuesday, October 5, 2021.

‘The man was circulating among us every day’: How cops nabbed Haiti assassination suspect

Killeen Daily Herald 26 Oct 2023
... Market in the hills of Port-au-Prince on Oct ... Hérold Jean Francois, a local journalist and director of Radio Ibo in Port-au-Prince, was among those inside the Big Star Market on the day of the arrest.

Journalist kidnappings on the rise in Haiti as violence spikes

CPJ 24 Oct 2023
On July 21, Blondine Tanis, a host on the local broadcaster Radio Renovation FM, was kidnapped by unidentified people at her home in the Delmas neighborhood of Port-au-Prince.