Haiti has been without a Prime Minister for more than a week

Posted by hougansydney.com on Monday, July 23, 2018 Under: Haiti's Political Crisis
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Haiti has been without a functional government for more than a week now, following the resignation of Prime Minister Jack Guy Lafontant, on July 14, over violent protests that erupted against his government’s decision to end fuel subsidies causing prices to go up by up to 51%.

Lafontant resigned as Prime Minister in the middle of a special Parliamentary session  where lawmakers where suppose to hold a  no-confidence vote in his government. 

Haitian President Jovenel Moise who accepted the resignation, has carried out consultations with personalities of different sectors in Haiti, including politicians, representatives of the private sector as well as diplomats accredited in Haiti. "My goal is to listen to everyone's opinions and to create an inclusive government that generates trust and through dialogue to find a prime minister soon,

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