Prince Charles gets new Chief title on Vanuatu

BBC World News – Prince Charles has been made an honorary high chief in the South Pacific nation of Vanuatu. The Prince of Wales said his new title was a “very great honour”. As part of the ceremony, he took a…
Some Shefa Chiefs stayed away Royal Visit

The Vanuatu Daily Post – By Jonas Cullwick – The visit of HRH the Prince of Wales was an historic day for Vanuatu and a truly memorable day for the thousands of ni-Vanuatu and Port Vila residents who packed the front of…
A Princely Title to Prince of Wales

Vanuatu Daily Post – Meet Mal Menaringmanu, known to many as HRH Charles Prince of Wales. During his brief visit to Vanuatu Saturday, Prince Charles was greeted by one of the most lavish displays of kastom seen on these shores, arguably…
Chiefs Meet Head of State

Head of State President, Obed Moses Tallis symbolised his walk in custom to enter the Nakamal of the Malvatumuari National Council of Chiefs last Friday, by laying down a chiefly custom mat and a mini tamtam both wrapped in namele leaves…
National Chiefs Day Today: Chief performing a custom ceremony

Today is Chiefs Day and a national holiday, allowing communities throughout Vanuatu to observe the day in their respective traditional ways. The March 5, national Chiefs Day, allows the nation and communities to pay their respects to the chiefs who are…
10 Mourning Days

The Government has declared a 10-day period of national mourning from June 17 to 26 following the passing of President Baldwin Womtelo Lonsdale. He was the first Vanuatu president who died whilst in office. His sudden death shocked the whole…