July 25, 2017

On behalf of the Office of the Chief Secretary/Judiciary

Vacancy: Registrar of the Supreme Court The Republic of Nauru is seeking expressions of interest from experienced legal practitioners who wish to be considered for appointment as Registrar of the Supreme Court of Nauru. Applicants must be legally qualified with not less than 10 years’ practical working experience as a […]
July 21, 2017

New justices for Nauru

The Government of Nauru has announced the country’s new judicial appointments. The current Registrar of the Supreme Court of Nauru, Filimone Jitoko, has been appointed the new Chief Justice, replacing his Honour Chief Justice Joni Madraiwiwi, who passed away last September following a short illness. His Honour Justice Jitoko, a […]
July 19, 2017

Public Notice: On behalf of the Office Human Resources and Labour

Director Public Prosecution vacancy The Government of the Republic of Nauru is seeking to recruit a dynamic and highly experienced prosecutor with a demonstrated track record in leading prosecutions in a common law jurisdiction, preferably in the Pacific to head the office of the Director of Public Prosecutions (ODPP). The […]
July 18, 2017

Public Notice:On Behalf of the History Display Sub-Committee

National drive to collect and preserve items of interest to Nauru’s history, memorabilia and war relics. As part of the 50th Independence Day anniversary celebrations, the Government will setup a History Display of Nauru. If you are interested in assisting with the collection and restoration of items for the display/museum, […]
July 17, 2017

President Waqa receives Czech Republic ambassador-designate

His Excellency President Baron Waqa received the Ambassador-designate of the Czech Republic to the Republic of Nauru at the Office of the President this morning (17 July) for the presentation of the Letter of Credence. Ambassador Jaroslav Olsa Jr. arrived at the government offices and was greeted by Secretary for […]
May 18, 2017

Statement by the department of health and medical services Nauru – dengue virus

The Department of Health and Medical Services has updated information regarding the incidence of dengue fever reported in the Republic of Nauru. The virus was identified as Dengue Serotype 2 (DENV2) and the outbreak was not regarded as severe in the vast majority of cases. There are four types of […]
May 17, 2017

Nauru celebrates 49 years of constitution day

Nauru is celebrating 49 years of Constitution Day today, 17 May, with the annual athletics carnival and the President’s state banquet as a tribute to its supreme law. The Constitution of Nauru came into force in January 1968 and provides for a parliament of 19 members elected from the eight […]
May 12, 2017

President Waqa receives Indonesian ambassador-designate Jusuf

His Excellency President Baron Waqa received the Ambassador-designate of Indonesia to the Republic of Nauru at the Office of the President this morning (11 May) for the presentation of the ambassador’s Letter of Credence. Dr Gary Jusuf arrived at the government offices and was greeted by Secretary for Foreign Affairs […]
April 30, 2017

Statement from the Government of Nauru – Re current legal proceedings

There have been a number of comments in some overseas media outlets and on social media around a current court case in Nauru involving former MPs. These reports seek to denigrate the legal system in our county and are insulting to members of our judiciary, who are upstanding, independent and […]