New Caledonia

New Caledonia's pro-independence camp wins historic election

Wednesday 17 February 2021 | Written by RNZ | Published in New Caledonia, Regional

New Caledonia has elected a pro-independence government, its first since 1999.

New Caledonia


Cook Islander caught in Noumea chaos

Thursday 10 December 2020 | Written by Katrina Lintonbon | Published in National, New Caledonia, Regional

A Cook Islander, her husband and their children are caught up in rising unrest in New Caledonia's capital as protest action against the planned sale of Vale nickel plant continues.

National


Prison inmate freed because of poor jail conditions

Wednesday 14 October 2020 | Written by RNZ | Published in New Caledonia

A remand prisoner in New Caledonia has been freed after the conditions in the Camp-Est jail were considered to be inhuman.

New Caledonia