Baron Waqa - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Baron Waqa


Nauru president loses seat in election

Aug 25, 2019 - 6:36 PM

Baron Waqa is a strong supporter of Australia's hardline policy of detaining refugees on the tiny Pacific island nation

Jolie to visit Nauru to check refugee facilities

Jul 14, 2014 - 11:08 AM

Jolie a UN goodwill ambassador was invited by the Pacific island nation s President Baron Waqa to check where Australia sends asylum seekers for processing and resettlement