Source:Government of Vanuatu (Port Vila)
Posted: Thursday, June 11, 2009
The President of Vanuatu, Mauliliu Kalkot Mataskelekele, has announced that, on the advice of his Prime Minister, he had declared Friday, June 12, 2009, as a one-off non-working public holiday throughout Vanuatu to mourn the death of Chief Willie Bongmatur.
Two years ago (2007-05-21), a public holiday had been declared in Vanuatu following the sudden death of Catholic Bishop, Michel Visi.
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