Haiti cholera cases see sharp rise

Clinics in the Haitian capital of Port-au-Prince have been witnessing a sharp soar in cholera, with over 300 new cases emerging every day, a recent report says. Cholera cases have increased in the densely populated area of Port-au-Prince’s western downtown, at a rate which is more than three times the …

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Martelly: Haiti’s second great disaster

Many of Haiti’s poorest citizens were not dissuaded by former singer Michel ‘Sweet Micky’ Martelly’s near-total lack of political experience [GALLO/GETTY] No sooner had Michel “Sweet Micky” Martelly been confirmed the winner in Haiti’s deeply flawed presidential election than he jumped on a plane and headed to Washington, where he …

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