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At least 38 people have been killed and a dozen more injured in northern Haiti when a bus drove into pedestrians while fleeing from a separate accident.
The former Haitian president Rene Preval has died at the age of 74.
Dressed as dragons and dancing in the streets, thousands of Haitians celebrated the opening of the country’s Carnival on Sunday (February 19) in the commune of…
An electoral tribunal in Haiti has confirmed businessman Jovenel Moise as the country's new president
United Nations Secretary-General Ban-ki Moon has profoundly apologized for the world body’s role in the Island nation’s cholera outbreak, saying he “deeply regrets” the suffering and loss of…
Provisional results suggest Jovenel Moise has won the presidential election in Haiti.
The political novice has won a majority in the first round, avoiding a second round runoff.
Counting is under way in Haiti’s long delayed election.
Haitians are heading to the polls in a long-delayed presidential election.
The country has been struggling with cholera since it was first brought in accidently in 2010 by UN peacekeepers
When Hurricane Matthew hit Haiti a month ago, it didn’t discriminate – destroying everything in its path.
More than 170 inmates have escaped a jail in Haiti following a mass break out.
The maternity unit at Beaumont hospital in Grand’ Anse, Haiti, lies in ruin.
As Haiti is hit by food shortages and disease in the aftermath of Hurricane Matthew, UN Secretary General promises more aid.
A week after Hurricane Matthew, the situation is still critical in Haiti.
More than 200 cases of cholera have been reported in Haiti since Hurricane Matthew. However, health facilities in the hard-hit south have been destroyed or seriously damaged.
The death toll is mounting amid fears about security and cholera while thousands are rescued from widespread flooding in the southern United States.
1,000 dead – unofficial estimate 750,000 people in need of life-saving assistance 119 billion dollars appeal – UN The United Nations has called for a “massive response” to help Haiti in the wake of
Haiti sees an upsurge in cases of cholera in the wake of Hurricane Matthew as people struggle to find clean water.
There are fears that disease could threaten survivors of Hurricane Matthew which already took the lives of nearly 900 people in Haiti.
Aerial footage shows destruction along Haitian coast after Hurricane Matthew.