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Smol Melanesian Na Pasifik Nius Digest Summary # 1126 ( Monday 12 March 2018 )

MELANESIA 1) 2) UN team visits New Caledonia  A team of the United Nations decolonisation committee is visiting New Caledonia this week. The fact-finding mission is in the French territory as preparations continue for an independence referendum later this year. Last year, a UN team visited New Caledonia to observe the special French-led commissions, which […]

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By Glenda Willie and Jonas Cullwick Feb 28, 2018 Deputy Prime Minister (DPM)and Minister for Tourism, Trade, Commerce and Ni-Vanuatu Business Joe Natuman has pled guilty to two counts of obstructing or interfering with the execution of a criminal process, contrary to section 79 (c) of the Penal Code [CAP 135]. Natuman was joined by […]

Papua New Guinea declares state of emergency following devastating earthquake

Updated 4 March 2018, 0:20 AEDT By Papua New Guinea correspondent Eric Tlozek The Papua New Guinea Government declares a state of emergency for parts of its highlands region devastated by a magnitude-7.5 earthquake, as Australia prepares to fly aid to affected areas. The Papua New Government has declared a state of emergency for parts […]

Smol Melanesian Na Pasifik Nius Digest Summary # 1125 ( Sunday 4 March 2018 )

MELANESIA 1) 2 ) 3) New Caledonia Together Party defensive after two politicians quit 2 March 2018 The Caledonia Together Party has defended its statement on Facebook which prompted two politicians to quit a 10 member leaders group. Their post referred to a weekend meeting of the group which reportedly agreed to propose 4 November […]

Smol Melanesian Na Pasifik Nius Digest Summary # 1124 ( Monday 19 February 2018 )

MELANESIA 1) Vanuatu Trade Commissioner appointment declared illegal  Vanuatu’s Minister of Foreign Affairs has declared the appointment of Vanuatu’s Trade Commissioner, Michael Kalmet last year as illegal. The Minister, Ralph Regenvanu confirmed that the appointment was illegal to the Daily Post Newspaper. The appointment was reportedly made by the former Minister of Foreign Affairs, Bruno […]

Smol Melanesian Na Pasifik Nius Digest Summary # 1123 ( Friday 05 February 2018 )

MELANESIA 1) ULMWP confident PNG to support membership By Len Garae The Executive of the United Liberation Movement for West Papua (ULMWP) has complied with the request of the Prime Minister of Papua New Guinea, Peter O’Neill, to unite and is confident that as the Chairman of the Melanesian Spearhead Group (MSG) next week, Prime […]

Schools get tough on students with mobiles

By Len Garae Jan 30, 2018  0 Facebook Twitter Email Epauto students sing at ceremony in 2017 Facebook Twitter Email Save If not all then the majority of secondary schools are taking drastic steps to ban or restrict their students from taking their mobile phones to school. Parents have confirmed that the mobile phone is isolating […]

Chant traditionnel kanak – Nodeï Perofeta | Gulaan | The Voice France 2018 | Blind Audition

The Voice : la plus belle voix Published on Jan 30, 2018 SUBSCRIBE 553KSubscribe Subscribed Unsubscribe Pour son audition à l’aveugle, Gulaan a choisi un chant traditionnel kanak “Nodeï Perofeta”. Un choix payant puisqu’il fera se retourner Florent Pagny, Pascal Obispo, Zazie et Mika. Il choisira finalement comme coach Zazie ! 🎤 Toutes les prestations de la Saison […]

More evacuations as second volcano starts to blow in PNG

7:06 pm today Share this Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Share via email Share on Google Plus Share on Reddit Share on Linked In The populations of three islands in Papua New Guinea’s Schouten Group are to be evacuated amid fears of another volcanic eruption. Volcanic activity is increasing on two islands in Papua […]