24 Mar 2020

Vanuatu's election commissioner dies

4:37 pm on 24 March 2020

The chair of the Vanuatu Electoral Commission, Martin Tete, has died.

Martin Tete.

Martin Tete. Photo: Twitter / Vanuatu Daily Post

He died early Tuesday.

Mr Tete died as counting for last week's election was about to begin.

Vanuatu Daily Post's Dan McGarry described the death as "an incalculable loss" for Vanuatu.

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