Michaëlle Jean stays silent on Francophonie bid as possible rival circles

Canada says it’s too early to declare support for her, but Haiti will.

Embassy Photo: Sam Garcia
Constant Horace, ambassador of Francophonie-member Madagascar, shares a laugh with Michaëlle Jean at Africa Day festivities on May 27 in Ottawa.
Peter Mazereeuw
Published: Wednesday, 06/04/2014 12:00 am EDT
Last Updated: Monday, 06/16/2014 7:40 pm EDT

Former governor general Michaëlle Jean is still undecided on a run at the leadership of the Organisation internationale de la Francophonie, her spokesperson says, weeks after another confirmed candidate shopped for votes in Canada.

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