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…

Vanuaty Daily Post – By Jonas Cullwick The Electoral College is meeting at 9 o’clock this morning to elect the eighth person to hold the office of the President of Vanuatu. A total of 16 candidates including one woman have…
Women are ready for President: Viregagaru

By Len Garae, Vanuatu Daily Post Self-employed women’s rights activist, founder and chairwoman of Women Against Crime and Corruption (WACC) and Chairwoman of Coalition for Gender Equity in Parliament, Jenny Ligo Viregagaru has snapped at the view of the Malvatumauri…
Applicants For President’s Post Include Women

Vanuatu Daily Post – By Godwin Ligo At 3.45pm yesterday when the Daily Post called at the Electoral Office, male applicants, including two females, were queuing up filling their applications for the position of the new President for the Republic of…
An Unprecedented Outpouring

Vanuatu has never seen an outpouring of sorrow and admiration such as it witnessed yesterday. Many alive today may not see another in their lifetime. Heads of state from Fiji, New Zealand and Australia all attended the state funeral, which…
National repentance prayer, offered by the late President

This was the last public prayer offered by President Baldwin Lonsdale for his nation and people. His Standing in Vanuatu community as well as in the region as a; priest, administrator, educator, customary chief, and the President of the Republic…
Pacific Youth Leaders Pay Tribute to Vanuatu Leader

A Pacific Youth Council Partners Rountable gathering yesterday paid tribute to the late President of Vanuatu hailing him as one of the greatest youth champion in the region. Pacific Youth Council executives and representatives from over 14 countries dedicated a…
Vanuatu to select president next month

An electoral college will convene to select a new president of Vanuatu on July 3. The head of state position was left vacant after President Baldwin Lonsdale died on Saturday. According to a writ issued by the chief justice, nominations…