The rubble of destroyed houses in Grand Case, on the 11th of September 2017, after the passage of hurricane Irma on the island of St. Martin. (MARTIN BUREAU / AFP)
A “return to normal“, a priority of the president Macron
This is the priority posted by Emmanuel Macron during his visit of 24 hours in the islands of the north last Tuesday in the west Indies. He announced the coming installation of a desalination plant in Saint-Martin.
A building of the Navy, responsible in material reconstruction, had left Toulon, in the direction of the west Indies last Tuesday. And in the chaos post-hurricane, a moment of grace, offered by a baker of Marigot, on the west coast of St. Martin. Antoinette has re-launched his bakery, and distributed bread free of charge to the residents. Pascal Pétrine, special envoy Guadeloupe 1st at St. Martin’s.
And always the chapter of solidarity, the government of French Polynesia announced this week that assistance in support of the victims of Irma of chf 6 million in the Pacific. What makes 50 000 of our euros.
In Mayotte, the agents of the community have been on strike since Monday
They are demanding an increase of their wages and improving their working conditions. Thursday, they were blocked for three hours the landing of Mamoudzou and prevented the barge to travel between Grande-Terre and Petite Terre, where the airport.
A story of Frahati Youssouf Saïd, Mayotte 1ère
Paris will host the olympics in 2024
On Wednesday, the vote of the IOC in Lima was followed by video conference in Guadeloupe by the members of the Crosgua (the regional Committee for olympic and sports in Guadeloupe). Daniel Marius, Guadeloupe 1ère
It should be noted that Emmanuel Macron himself was in Guadeloupe when the designation of Paris as the host city of the olympic games 2024.