Michel Martelly is set to become Haiti’s new president after his inauguration ceremony on Saturday in front of a number of distinguished guests including outgoing president René ...
Haiti's former first lady Mirlande Manigat and singer Michel Martely will face each other in the second round of voting in the country's general election on 20 March.
Haiti’s ruling party candidate Jude Célestin is withdrawing from the second round presidential elections, a member of his Inité (Unity) party said on Tuesday.
Haiti's election commission has ordered a review of presidential poll results in a bid to calm violent protests throughout the country.
Police in the Haitian capital Port-au-Prince used tear gas on Monday to disperse an opposition protest that called on President René Préval to resign.