[Photo Gallery] Vanuatu’s Olympic team celebrates in Rio by cheering Brazil’s football team to victory

Members of Vanuatu’s Olympic team Yoshua Shing, Albert Iata, Joe Mahit and Ham Lulu are proud supporters of Brazil’s national football team, so when they got the chance to watch Brazil play Honduras in the Olympic football semifinal, oli stap jump. Brazilian newspaper Folha de São Paolo followed the team and wrote a story (in Portuguese) about the their experience at the Rio Olympics. The six images below are just a selection from this story, there are more on their website:

Vanuatu’s Olympic team members Yoshua Shing, Albert Iata, Joe Mahit and Ham Lulu show their support for Brazil’s football team at Maracanã stadium, Rio de Janeiro. Photo: Ricardo Borges/Folhapress

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PHOTO GALLERY: Happy 36th Independence Day, Vanuatu!

Vanuatu flag. Photo copyright © 2016 Vanuatu Daily Digest. All rights reserved

Yumi, yumi, yumi i glad blong talem se… People all over Vanuatu, around the Pacific and around the world are celebrating Vanuatu’s 36th anniversary of Independence today.

This gallery of photos shows how the people of Vanuatu have been proudly celebrating our nation’s independence:

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