March 29, 2017

Wyclef Jean’s Candidacy Rejected

Wyclef Jean, who became famous in the 90’s as a member of the hip-hop group The Fugees, recently announced that he would seek the presidency in Haiti, but Haiti’s Provisional Electoral Council has rejected his candidacy. Haiti’s Constitution requires presidential candidates to be a resident of Haiti for the previous 5 years – a requirement that Jean failed to meet.

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