Who is Martine Moïse?
Martine Moïse or Martine Marie Étienne Moïse born June 5, 1974 is the former First Lady of Haiti and the widow of President Jovenel Moïse. She served as the country’s first lady from February 2017 until the assassination of her husband on July 7, 2021. Martine Moïse was wounded in the same attack at their home in Pétion-Ville.
Martine Moïse Biography, Wiki
Moïse was born Martine Marie Étienne Joseph on June 5, 1974, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. She completed her elementary and high school studies at Roger Anglade School in Port-au-Prince in 1993. She then received a degree in interpretation studies at Quisqueya University in 1997.
She met her future husband, Jovenel Moïse, while both were students at Quisqueya University. The couple married in 1996. Later that same year, Moïse and her husband moved to Port-de-Paix, Nord-Ouest department, with the intention of working in rural development.
During her tenure as first lady, Moïse served as president of the Fondasyon Klere Ayiti, a community development organization focused on civic education and women’s issues. In October 2017, she became president of coordination for Global Fund in Haiti – CCM, which aims to alleviate HIV/AIDS, malaria, and other public health diseases in Haiti. Moïse also advocated for new investments in the Haitian arts and crafts industry in an effort to boost local artisans.
On July 7, 2021, President Jovenel Moïse was assassinated, while First Lady Martine Moïse was shot and seriously wounded during an attack at their residence in Pétion-Ville. Moïse was hospitalized following the attack. Some sources have reported that she died from her injuries later that morning, though that remains unclear.
|Born||Martine Marie Étienne Joseph|
June 5, 1974
|Political party||Tèt Kale|
|Spouse(s)||Jovenel Moïse (m. 1996)|
Jovenel Moïse Jr.
|Alma mater||Quisqueya University|
Haiti President Jovenel Moïse Assassinated
On 7 July 2021, Moïse was killed when unidentified gunmen attacked his residence in Pèlerin 5, a district of Pétion-Ville. Martine Moïse, the First Lady of Haiti, was hospitalized due to wounds sustained during the attack. A press release issued later that day from the office of acting Prime Minister Claude Joseph blamed the attack on “a group of unidentified individuals, some of whom spoke in Spanish”.
Martine Moïse FAQ’s
Who was Jovenel Moïse?
Jovenel Moïse (26 June 1968 – 7 July 2021) was a Haitian entrepreneur and politician who was President of Haiti from 2017 until his assassination in 2021.
Who is Jovenel Moïse Wife?
Jovenel Moïse wife name is Martine Moïse.
Is Jovenel Moïse Dead?
Yes Jovenel Moïse is dead. He died due to gunshot wounds.
How many Kids do Martine Moïse have?
Martine Moïse have 3 children with her husband Jovenel Moïse.
Is Martine Moïse Dead?
Martine Moïse is hospitalized and is in a critical situation because of the gunshot wounds.
What are the name of Martine Moïse and Jovenel Moïse Children’s?
Martine Moïse and Jovenel Moïse have three childrens. The name of the childrens are Joverlein Moïse, Jomarlie Moïse, and Jovenel Moïse Jr.