Author: Sista Magazine

Single Mother’s Forum

Sista is organizing a forum where we connect with women who are raising pikininis without the help of a spouse or a live-in partner. We understand that single mothers are often vulnerable to challenges and hardship when it comes...

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MP Faces Criminal Charges

Member of Parliament (MP) for Malekula, Mr. Sanick Asang is currently facing criminal charges, contrary to the Criminal Procedure Code Act. It was alleged that he assaulted his wife on two separate occasions on two consecutive...

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We Rise Coalition Partner Signing

Movement building in the Pacific feminist space through the We Rise Coalition will have a wider reach with the inclusion of four regional non-governmental organisations that signed a partnership agreement this week. Brown Girl...

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Grandmother Allegedly Killed by Grandson

Members of the Vanuatu Police Force are investigating the death of an elderly woman aged 60 that was allegedly murdered, last weekend. The incident occurred last Sunday in the village of Toak Village in South-East Ambrym. Police...

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ALLEGED FIRST SAME SEX MARRIAGE NOT REGISTERED

The Latter-Day Saints (LDS) Church has issued a statement on the alleged same-sex marriage that was facilitated by the LDS church in Nambatu last month. LDS Language Supervisor Christiane Tounguen explained that a couple...

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More women taking up family planning

There has been a rise in women taking up family planning. Julius Ssenabulya, Program Manager of the Vanuatu Family Health Association (VFHA) says more women are currently taking up family planning compare to 10 to 15 years ago....

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Pastor Arrested

A Pastor from the Crossover Movement on Tongoa has been remanded at the Correctional Facility in Port Vila after he was apprehended over allegations of having sexual intercourse without consent. Sources close to the victim said...

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DG Kenneth Suspended

Public Service Commission (PSC) has suspended the Director General of Justice and Social Welfare, Doresthy Kenneth Watson. The suspension reportedly took place Thursday Last week. The Commission met last Thursday and took the...

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Probe into weekend deaths

Autopsies will be performed on two women who have died over the weekend in separate incidents. A woman from Paama reportedly died on the Tamate Road, Efate while she was with her partner. Another woman from Gaua was allegedly...

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