Category: News

Stop killing: Tahi

“Are we waiting for more thousands of killings, and murders to take place before we act?”, was the first question to the Government, the chiefs, and churches by the Coordinator of the Vanuatu Women’s Centre, Merelyn Tahi,...

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Man found dead in Teouma

Investigation is now underway by police after a man was found dead in Teouma. Police said they attended the scene with medical personnel before the body was transferred to Vila Central Hospital for autopsy. The man was...

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Call For Calm

The Commissioner of Police, Albert Nalpini, along with Tanna’s Nikoletan Council of Chiefs are calling for calm among the people of Tanna in Port Vilaafter the release of an audio recording of what is deemed to be a rap song,...

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Man sent to prison for rape

A man has been sentenced to four years and seven months imprisonment after admitting to the Court he raped his 14-year-old niece on two occasions. Simion Kalo, 21, from Walaha Village, Ambae agreed that he raped his niece on the...

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Women can be leaders: Mermer

Mrs Caroline Mermer says women in Vanuatu can become national leaders. The elderly outspoken woman made the comments in response to the Malvatumauri National Council of Chiefs that Vanuatu is not ready to elect a female...

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PTI invites local jewellers

Jewellery dealers in Vanuatu are invited to participate in the Sydney International Jewellery Fair from August 26 – 28. Manager Export Services of Pacific Trade Invest (PTI) Australia, Teremoana Kenneth Mato says they are...

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Crime Clamp Down

The Government, through the Minister of Internal Affairs, has expressed concern over recent happenings, particularly in Port Vila. As the minister responsible for security, Alfred Maoh confirms that there are already tough...

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Over 20 Apply, Three Women

The Electoral Office has confirmed that just over 20 applications for the position of President for the Republic of Vanuatu, were filed by 5pm Wednesday afternoon. Three female candidates were among male candidates that applied...

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U-Bloc Wants A Female President

The U-Bloc Member of Parliament for Port Vila Constituency, MP Ephraim Kalsakau, representing the Workers Union, confirmed that the U-Bloc Committee met yesterday and unanimously resolved to support a female candidate for the...

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4 Suspects Detained

A man in his mid–20s has reportedly been beaten and later pronounced dead in hospital following an alleged attack on him that started at the War Horse Saloon. The death came as family and War Horse Saloon staff were still...

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Courts’ official website launched

Courts in Vanuatu have launched their first ever website and all information about daily activities are now available online at courts.gov.vu or judiciary.gov.vu. Daily activities and everything about the country’s courts are...

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Suspected Murder

A woman in her early 30s has reportedly been murdered a few hours before dawn on Friday and it is suspected that the incident occurred at Melcoffee Area. Daily Post has been told that the boyfriend has been arrested on suspicion...

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Former Police Officer Rapes

The Supreme Court has sentenced a former Police Officer who raped a 5-year-old close relative last year to 3 years and 8 months imprisonment. John Aru who was dismissed from the Vanuatu Police Force in 1990, was sent to prison...

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Vanuatu to have Adoption Law

 Vanuatu will have for the firsttime an Adoption Law by the end of this year. Minister of Justice, Ronald Warsal, made the revelation yesterday afternoon, as he confirmed the Ministry of Justice will be undertaking the...

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Woman Stabs Man

A young woman has reportedly stabbed a young man twice as an act of self-defense after he sexually abused her on a service bus. The incident occurred last month at around 10.15 at night when the young woman was on her way home....

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More nurses needed: Director

Vanuatu needs more nurses for its healthcare system. The Director of Curative Services at the Ministry of Health (MOH), Dr Willie Tokon, made this statement during the International Nurses Day. He said:”The government must...

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