Username Password
PINA
Marshall Islands President announces death of Minister Mattlan Zackhras
12:51 pm GMT+12, 08/08/2017, Marshall Islands

The President of the Marshall Islands, Dr Hilda Heine has announced the untimely death of her minister in assistance, Mattlan Zackhras, after a short illness.
 
Posting on her official twitter page, President Heine expressed sadness at the death of Minister Zackhras, who she described as 'having worked tirelessly at home and abroad on behalf of the Marshallese people and the islands that he loved deeply'.
 
Foreign Affairs Minister, John Silk has been temporarily appointed to take over the late minister's international duties until further notice, said President Heine.


SOURCE: PACNEWS


News feature
Pacific Islands News Association
Who & What is PINA?
Membership
Member Countries
Media Freedom
Training
PINA Convention
Awards
Contact
Gallery
Forum
Events
Jobs
Classifieds
PACNEWS
Home
Regional
Feature
Business
Sports
Archives
Partners
Communications Initiative
International News Safety Institute (INSI)
UNDP PC
AusAID
NZAID
SPREP
ONOC
UNAIDS
Media Helping Media
Partners
PIFS
SPC
IFEX
UNESCO
AIBD
GFMD
SEAPA
WPFC
IFJ