Port-au-Prince, le Vendredi 15 septembre 2017 : Le Président de la République, Son Excellence Monsieur Jovenel Moïse, a visité, ce Vendredi 15 Septembre, la centrale hydroélectrique de Gaillard, à Cayes-Jacmel, dans
Jean-Louis Pierrot (1761-1857) was a career officer and general in the Haïtian Army. He became president of Haïti on April 16, 1845. During the first Haïtian Kingdom, Henry I promoted Pierrot to the rank of Lieutenant General in the Army and granted him the hereditary title of Prince. As President of Haïti, he was intended to be a figurehead for the Mulatto ruling class. A failure in that role, he was overthrown in a coup d'etat on March 24, 1846, after attempting reforms in the government. He is known to have had a daughter, Marie Louise Amélia Célestine (Princess Pierrot), who in 1845 married Lieutenant-General Pierre Nord-Alexis, a provincial governor under Emperor Faustin I, and later Haïtian Minister for War between 1867-1869.
Monday the warning strike against the budget initiated by the Association of Haiti Owners and Drivers (APCH) supported by several other transport unions (the "Plateforme Nationale des Syndicats de Transports Fidèles", the "Réseau des Syndicats pour la Modernisation du Transport en Haïti" and the "Commission