Vanuatu Daily News Digest | Edward Nipake Natapei

Very sad news this morning, prior to an important Independence Day anniversary and at a time when the country seems to be in a period of political instability …

Opposition Leader Edward Nipake Natapei died suddenly at home last night at 1 am of an illness. There will be a state funeral tomorrow. It is unclear at what time the message was posted.

There will be further news in due course.


2 Comments on “Vanuatu Daily News Digest | Edward Nipake Natapei”

  1. Alireza Noukiani says:

    I saw just now the sadly news about the death of Hon. Minister Mr Natapei.
    I’m sorry about his early death, Vanuatu lost a great Politician.
    He was a good person God bless his wife and family
    I will miss him
    Alireza Noukiani from Swiss


  2. Stewart Free says:

    Very sad to hear this. Met him a couple of times and was very impressed with him. Condolences to his family and also to the country of Vanuatu who lost a great man today.