Torba heads Malvatumauri

Vanuatu Daily Post –  “In line with custom principles, I hereby confirm Meralava, Merik and Gaua Council of Chiefs nominee, Chief Willie Plasua, as the new President of the Malvatumauri Council of Chiefs”. The announcement was made by the Vaturisu Council of…
New Malvatumauri Council of Chiefs president sworn in

By Leah Lowonb – Vanuatu Independent THE newly elected president of the Malvatumauri Council of Chiefs has been sworn in at the chiefs’ nakamal in Port Vila. Chief Willy Plasua is the new President of the council and he is from the…

President of Malvatumauri Council of Chiefs (MCC), Chief Seni Mao Tirsupe presided over a very significant reconciliation ceremony last week at the Sanma Chiefs’ Nakamal. During his opening speech Chief Tirsupe stated, “Reconciliation originates from God who has then given…
Malvatumauri appeals for consultations

Chairman of the Malvatumauri National Council of Chiefs, Chief Mol Torvaka Lima Tirsupe is appealing to the Government through the Ministry of Home Affairs, to consult with the Office of the Malvatumauri before proceeding with new decentralisation policies to set up…
Maintain Melanesian identity: Chief Tirsupe

“Despite foreign influences and world modernization, Vanuatu continues to maintain its Melanesian traditional and cultural identity and values, through its many languages, traditional ways of living, custom dances, traditional marriage and death ceremonies and many other daily traditional way of…

The West Papua Home in Port Vila, a gift from the people of Vanuatu is shared in the unique Melanesian way by United Liberation Movement of West Papua (ULMWP) and Further Arts, a ni-Vanuatu charitable organisation which has devoted years towards…