Author: Sista Magazine

SEXUAL HARASSMENT COMPLAINT LODGED AGAINST DG

A female government officer has lodged a formal complaint against the Director General (DG) of the ministry she is working under. The officer made the formal complaint to her superior because she feels that the work environment...

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FORMER PRINCIPAL’S ALLEGED RAPE CASE ADVANCES

The former Napangasale Junior Secondary school principal’s case has been committed to the Supreme Court. On Friday last week, John Richard William had to rush to the court after a late call that the Magistrate Court could not...

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VT156 MILLION PAYOUT FOR TEACHERS THIS WEEK

The Teaching Service Commission (TSC) has been informed by the Ministry of Finance that the first roll out of the teachers’ salary anomalies is due on Thursday, June 27 this week. The first roll out of Vt156, 807, 540 will cover...

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Man found guilty of raping mother of three

A man has been remanded after the court found him guilty for raping a mother of three while her husband was remanded in custody. All the way up to the trial, the offender claimed that the encounter was never a rape as it was...

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Councillors’ Protest Continues

Six Port Vila Municipal Councillors with special responsibilities have resigned from their positions as a protest against the leadership of Lord Mayor Albert Daniel. They have asked him to either apologise or resign, saying they...

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Underage drinking a growing concern

Under aged consumption of alcohol has been an ongoing issue. Recently it has gotten out of hand with clubs being filled with minors every weekend. In Saturday’s (1st June 2019) issue of the Daily Post, a father who resides at...

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Free Dental services today until June 11th

Care Ministries International (CMI) in collaboration with Vanuatu Christian Council (VCC) will be providing free medical dental services, commencing today until Friday, from 9am to 12pm and from 2pm to 5pm, at Saralana Park. A...

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Respect in School Curriculums

Dear Editor, As a young, growing and concerned woman, I feel there is a need to signify the importance of respect and gender equality in school curriculum. Today, it has become a norm for men, to ‘cat-call’, comment and sexually...

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16-MONTH-OLD BABY DIES IN FIRE

A 16-month-old baby girl has tragically died after a fire broke out in her home at the Tagabe Area on Thursday. The baby was reportedly home alone sleeping as her parents reportedly locked the door of the house and went to the...

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Medicine Shortages

Hospitals across Vanuatu are experiencing medicine shortages. Concerns are mounting over the shortage of certain medicines, particularly amoxicillin to treat body infections and the failure of the Government to ensure sufficient...

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