Moise, Celestin into Haiti presidential run-off

A voter casts his ballot at a polling station in the College Mixte des Cadres Evangeliques in Port-au-Prince on October 25, 2015Port-au-Prince (AFP) – Haiti’s presidential election will go to a runoff between ruling party candidate Jovenel Moise and Jude Celestin, close to former president Rene Preval, officials said Thursday. The October 25 election was the latest attempt in the Americas’ poorest country to shed chronic political instability and work toward development. An opposition supporter was shot dead near his party headquarters after the results were announced, party representative Assad Volcy said.

Share this article