Posts Tagged ‘Pacific Leaders’

Unprecedented outpouring of grief at funeral for President Lonsdale

Monday, July 3rd, 2017

The people of Vanuatu showed their love for President Baldwin Lonsdale who died on 17 June by turning out in their thousands for his funeral and procession to the airport. His sudden death was as a result of a heart attack. He was 67. Lonsdale, who served as president from 22 September 2014 until he Read more

Pacific leaders invited to $15k lunch to ask them about Easter trading

Thursday, June 15th, 2017

An Auckland councillor is demanding answers over why $15,000 was spent on an invitation-only lunch to ask Pacific leaders about their views on Easter Sunday trading. The invitation to a buffet lunch last Tuesday at the Waipuna Lodge was sent out to 58 Pacific community and church leaders. Continue reading Related Posts:Church leaders key in Read more