Posts Tagged ‘Paul Mea’

Bishop opposes re- establishment of Russian empire in Kiribati

Monday, February 27th, 2017
Russian empire

The Bishop of Kiribati, Paul Mea, says the Catholic church does not support a Russian man having his own empire in Kiribati. “I think he knows that in Kiribati the churches are very influential with the government. That’s why he came to visit me,”  said Mea. Anton Bakov,  a Russian businessman who is the head Read more

Kiribati: Churches oppose death penalty

Friday, September 12th, 2014

Bishop Paul Mea says his church will not support introducing the death penalty. He says there are other measures that can be taken to try to reduce violence in the community. The Kiribati parliament has passed the first reading of the bill and leaders are supposed to hold consultations with their electorate before the second Read more