A man was sent directly to jail by the Magistrates’ Court after he assaulted his wife in front of the presiding Magistrate.
The laptops were a gift from FPF Company Limited – which claims to be involved in construction, media, retail, immigration and business consulting in the Pacific.
Vanuatu National Cultural Council director, Richard Shing, said young people have to be motivated about their customs and culture, as the future belongs to them.
Robson Tigona said he had been testing a new rainfall predictor for Vanuatu and the Pacific.
Leaders from the region joined others from the Commonwealth at last week's Malaria Summit in London.
Kacific-1 will be Vanuatu’s first commercial satellite, making the Republic the only Pacific Island nation with an active satellite.
Scanlan says while the CITES workshop will help Pacific countries combat illegal trade in wildlife, he is seeing an increasing number of species from the region coming under trade controls of the convention.
This means that the 66-year-old veteran politician’s seat is vacant and a by-election will be held on Tanna.
Partial lane closures and diversions will be start at 8pm Tuesday and cease at 5am Wednesday morning.
Engineering students from Griffith University in Queensland have been helping rebuild a cyclone-devastated area of Tanna.