There has been shock and revulsion in Papua New Guinea after video emerged of a military officer beating his partner with an iron and headbutting her in front of her children.
She agreed to the publication of the video in a bid to raise awareness of domestic violence.
Oa has been released on bail.
In other news from the Pacific, there is a power struggle at the University of the South Pacific based in Suva, with the Vice-Chancellor suspended over misconduct allegations, after he raised concerns about financial mismanagement.
In other news, a 14-year-old boy and his father died in Samoa after falling down a ravine.
The boy and his cousin fall into the deep ravine. One of them managed to climb out, but the other boy’s father died in a rescue attempt.