Prime Minister Hon Manasseh Sogavare was handed the report of the Melanesian Spearhead Group (MSG) Observer Mission to the Republic of Vanuatu snap election by the mission head, Sir Francis Billy Hilly.
The Prime Minister received the report in his capacity as the MSG Chair.
In his presentation of the report, Sir Billy Hilly said, it is an honour to present the report.
Mr. Hilly says the report, though in its draft form, is complete except the insertion of the final election result expected to be announced today by the Vanuatu Electoral Commission.
He says the Vanuatu snap election went very well.
Sir Francis thanked the government of the Republic of Vanuatu for inviting MSG to participate in the snap election on an observer mission status.
He also thanked the governments of the observer mission members for their commitment to upholding the prevalence of democratic principles in Melanesia as enshrined in the MSG 2038 Prosperity for All Plan.
Meanwhile, Chair of the Melanesian Spearhead Group Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare thanked Sir Francis for his abled leadership over the Vanuatu election mission.
He says it is his prayer that God will ‘lead and guide’ the people of the Republic of Vanuatu as they complete the process of electing a new government.
The MSG Chair will hand the report over to the Government of the Republic of Vanuatu upon its finalization.