Jovenel Moïse was the President of Haiti and an entrepreneur, on July 7th at midnight he was assassinated at his private residence, Moïse was killed by an unidentified group. The news of his death was announced by Claude Joseph the interim Prime Minister who in his statement called this a “hateful, inhumane, and barbaric act.” In the act, Moïse’s wife First Lady Martine Moïse was injured by a bullet as well and she is currently in the hospital. Haiti’s national police and other authorities were working together to keep situations under control in the Caribbean country. Moïse’s death comes days after he was appointed neurosurgeon Ariel Henry as the prime minister of the country. Joseph said in his statement “The president was assassinated at his home by foreigners who spoke English and Spanish,” added “The country’s security situation is under the control of the National Police of Haiti and the Armed Forces of Haiti,” further said “Democracy and the republic will win,” The U.S embassy in Haiti tweeted after the incident stating “The United States is deeply concerned by the loss of life and general insecurity as a result of gang-related violence. Violence, corruption, and impunity have impeded Haiti’s development goals and the Haitian people’s aspirations for a better life for too long.”
Jovenel Moïse Net Worth
$5 Million to $7 Million USD
Jovenel Moïse was the President of Haiti and an entrepreneur. He was born on 26 June 1968 in Trou du Nord, Nord-Est, Haiti, he was 53 years old at the time of his death. He attended his primary studies at École Nationale Don Durélin and graduated from Centre Culturel du College Canado-Haïtien. He first started his business in Port-de-Paix, JOMAR Auto Parts, which he is still running the business. In 2012, he also launched AGRITRANS SA and helped build Haiti’s first agricultural free trade zone. He also developed an agricultural project of organic bananas in the Nord-Ouest department. In 2001 he partnered with Culligan to start a drinking water plant for distribution to the Nord-Est and Nord-Ouest departments. In 2015, Moïse was appointed as a presidential candidate of the political party which was founded by Martelly, the Haitian Tèt Kale. He also promoted bio-ecological agriculture for Haiti as an economic engine.
The estimated Net Worth of Jovenel Moïse is between $5 Million to $7 Million USD.
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