AN independence victory march will be held in Port Vila before July 30 to launch the nationwide celebration for the 38th anniversary of Independence.
These celebrations generally last around one week on Efate, although authorities have said they must not last more than four days this year.
The Ministry of Internal Affairs said that a budget of more than VT seven million had been allocated for the 2018 event and the theme this year will be ‘infrastructure resilience’.
The official celebration in Port Vila will be held at only one venue, which is the Independence Garden, with a lot of activities like every year.
The Independence Day program is being finalized now.