Biographical entry: Afia, Jesimiel ( - 1969)

24 May 1969


Jesimiel Afia came from Arabala, Malaita. The High Commissioner nominated him as a member of the Malaita Council and in 1965 he attended a special course in Papua New Guinea on agriculture and co-operatives. He was General President of the Makira Association of South Sea Evangelical Churches when he died on 24 May 1969. He was buried at Bwauna-sugu, Makira. (NS 31 May 1969)

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  • British Solomon Islands Protectorate (ed.), British Solomon Islands Protectorate News Sheet (NS), 1955-1975. Details