The Cooperative department has submitted 19 projects which were damaged by TC Pam.

Belgium's Ambassador accreditted to Vanuatu, Marc Mullie told the Head of State, President Obed Moses that the European Union is also concerned about the current ash fall situation on Ambae, which has affected people on the island.

The Australian government has announced funding will be provided to extend the maternity ward, the new laboratory and the surgical wing at the Vila Central Hospital.

Vanuatu won its first medal yesterday at the Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia.

Minister of Internal Affairs Andrew Napuat says the Government needs to take the step in reviewing the country's citizenship program.

Over 15 countries will compete in the Melanesian Championship Games in May in Port Vila.

OFC Champions League Competition, Defending champions Auckland City will meet Team Wellington in the OFC Champions League semi-finals after beating Solomon Warriors 2-0 on Sunday in New Zealand.

In Fiji, a spokesperson for the National Disaster Management Office says south-west Viti Levu and the southern islands of Kadavu and Lau were most at risk from gale force winds from cyclone Keni.

Four young men of Lauli'i village on the east coast of Upolu Island have been charged by Samoa Police with murder following an investigation into the death of a man last week.

The Vanuatu Meteo and Geo-hazard Department has so far issued three warnings for tropical cyclone Keni.

VANUATU yu nambawan,” is what His Royal Highness Prince Charles of Wales pronounced before departing Port Vila, following his four hour visit on Saturday April 7th.

The conspiracy case which involves some former MPs, has been adjourned to June 13th, for the trial hearing.

Vanuatu police force has confirmed that the amended Dangerous Drugs Act, will soon become effective.

Nalkutan Football Club has been bowed out from OFC Champions League Competition on Saturday evening after they lost their quarter final match against Marist FC of Solomon Islands.

Fiji have won the Hong Kong Sevens for a record fourth consecutive year, defeating Kenya, 24-12, in Sunday's final.

Four deaths have been confirmed in Papua New Guinea's Hela Province after the weekend's 6.3-magnitude earthquake.

A local charity helping flood-struck families in Fiji says there's a lot of fear about another cyclone heading towards the country.

The New Zealand Government and the Adventist Development Relief Agency, ADRA, have collaborated to provide 150 water and sanitation kits to the people on Ambae affected by the Manaro volcanic activiti.