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Obituary

Thursday, February 1, 2018
By Phil Taylor AUCKLAND (New Zealand Herald/Pacific Media Watch): Crusading newspaperman Pat Booth was driven by the belief that the world needs more giraffes - people prepared to stick their...
Thursday, December 14, 2017
AUCKLAND (Stuff/Pacific Media Watch): New Zealand journalist Yasmine Ryan, credited with being the first reporter writing in English about the Arab Spring from her base in Tunisia, has been...
Monday, December 4, 2017
ISTANBUL, Turkey (Evening Report/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): The first of three memorials for courageous and inspiring New Zealand journalist Yasmine Ryan who died on Thursday has...
Monday, December 4, 2017
By Murat Sofuoglu ISTANBUL, Turkey (TRT World/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): I have no idea how to say goodbye to Yasmine Ryan. It’s been two days since she passed away here in...
Thursday, June 22, 2017
By Dan McGarry PORT VILA (Vanuatu Daily Post/Asia Pacific Report): Vanuatu has never seen an outpouring of sorrow and admiration such as it witnessed yesterday. Many alive today may not see...
Saturday, June 17, 2017
PORT VILA (Vanuatu Digest/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Vanuatu’s President Baldwin Jacobson Lonsdale has died at Vila Central Hospital early today after being rushed to hospital...
Wednesday, March 22, 2017
WELLINGTON (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): The director of Va’aomanū Pasifika at Victoria University in Wellington, Dr Teresia Teaiwa, has died following a short illness. She was...
Monday, March 6, 2017
By Quintina Naime PORT MORESBY (Loop PNG/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Papua New Guinea’s famous radio legend, Roger Hau’ofa, has died with courage, dignity and grace, says...
Monday, December 12, 2016
Richard Lance Keeble LONDON (Asia Pacific Report / Ethical Space / Pacific Media Watch): Phillip Knightley, the investigative reporter who has died aged 87, was a wonderful storyteller. Once he...
Monday, December 12, 2016
Ruslan Sangadji JAKARTA (Asia Pacific Report / The Jakarta Post / Pacific Media Watch): Activist, researcher, scholar and former Tempo magazine journalist George Junus Aditjondro has died in...
Wednesday, November 18, 2015
SUVA (Radio New Zealand International / Pacific Media Watch): Senior media representatives in Fiji say several unsuccessful attempts were made to try and secure compensation for the veteran former...
Sunday, August 2, 2015
MADANG (Radio NZ International/RA Pacific Beat/Pacific Media Watch): Activists working to resolve issues around a controversial industrial zone in Papua New Guinea have dedicated their recent win...
Sunday, April 12, 2015
Atasa Moceituba SUVA (The Fiji Times/Pacific Media Watch): Families, friends, colleagues and officials from NGOs and private sectors farewelled Fiji journalist and women's rights activist...
Sunday, September 7, 2014
PORT VILA (Radio New Zealand International / Pacific Media Watch): The West Papuan pro-independence leader Dr John Otto Ondawame has died after suffering a heart attack in the Vanuatu capital. Dr...
Sunday, January 19, 2014
OBITUARY: SYDNEY (ABC/Pacific Media Watch): Roger East, a former ABC journalist who was working as a freelance reporter when he met his death at the hands of Indonesian troops during the invasion...