New Caledonia still without vice-president

New Caledonia still without vice-president. Picture: RNZ

NOUMEA, 03 JULY 2019 (RNZ PACIFIC) – New Caledonia’s government has again failed to elect a vice-president. The 11 ministers met to choose between the two pro-independence candidates Gilbert Tyuienon and Jean-Pierre Djaiwe. They received three and two votes respectively, with the six anti-independence members abstaining. Under the power-sharing arrangement of the collegial government, the […]

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