Assassins kill Haitian president

Assassins kill Haitian president

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The President of the Haiti, Jovenel Moïse has been assassinated at his official residence in Port-au-Prince.

The interim Prime Minister Claude Joseph who broke the news in a statement said the hoodlums struck president’s residence at 01:00 local time (05:00 GMT).

BBC reported that Jovenel Moïse, 53, had been in power since February 2017, after his predecessor, Michel Martelly stepped down.

The First Lady was reportedly also injured in the attack, according to Mr Joseph who said, “all measures had been taken to guarantee to continuance of the state”.

TheNewspad reports that security agencies have opened investigation into the incident

Details soon…

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