21 Mar 2011

Vanuatu government makes donation to Christchurch quake victims

7:56 pm on 21 March 2011

The Vanuatu government has donated 53 thousand US dollars to the victims of the Christchurch earthquake.

The minister of justice, Ralph Regenvanu, made the donation to the New Zealand high commissioner, Jeff Roach, during a memorial service for the quake victims.

Mr Regenvanu says the donation is sign of the solidarity that the people of Vanuatu have with New Zealand.