31 Mar 2018

Tagata o te Moana for 31 March 2018

From Tagata o te Moana, 5:30 pm on 31 March 2018

People in PNG's East New Britain are shaken awake by a big quake; Residents of Ambae in Vanuatu fearful as Volcano continues to belch fire and ash; PNG's Foreign minister underlines regional leadership ahead of APEC summit; UN children's agency spreads hygiene message in Fiji after meningitis outbreak; And veteran French Polynesian leader Gaston Flosse is again left out of Tahiti election lists; Cook Islands tourism reviews its policies on sexual harassment after damning report; Tonga's Education Minister remains adamant that girls should not play rugby or box; And NZ and Fiji mark 50 years since the closure of the Laucala Bay airforce base.