A daily current affairs programme covering the major Pacific stories of the week, with background and reaction from the people making the news.
Akld church overstayers afraid to come forward to immigration
Overstayers in an Auckland church are afraid to file a complaint about a New Zealand residency scheme incase they're deported back to their homeland.
Pasifika urged to stay vigilant about Covid-19
The minister of Pacific peoples is urging communities to remain vigilant amid pandemic.
PNG court nullifies appointment of police commissioner
Papua New Guinea court ruling nullifies appointment of police commissioner.
Warm Pacific reception to the Biden administration in the US.
Leaders from Pacific countries react to the new US president Joe Biden.
Geopolitical challenges face Fijian elected head of UNHRC
The Fijian elected to head the United Nations Human Rights Council, faces a diverse set of rights issues to deal with in her new role, complicated by geopolitical dynamic
Dateline Pacific for 25 January 2021
Call for Pasifika nous to be utilised for NZ vaccination rollout; Change of administration in US welcomed in Pacific; Geopolitical challenges face Fijian elected head of UN rights council.