Wyclef Jean Declared Ineligible for Haitian Presidency

8/20/2010 9:15 PM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
Wyclef Jean will not be allowed to run for the presidency of Haiti, this according to the election council there.

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His candidacy was rejected because he didn't meet the residency requirements -- he hadn't lived in Haiti for five years before the November 28 election.

 A total of 15 candidates were rejected, 19 were approved.