- Islam in Vanuatu
Islam in Vanuatu is practised by about 200 members of the small island nation of
Vanuatuin Oceania. [Cite news | url = http://www.abc.net.au/foreign/content/2005/s1313695.htm | title = Vanuatu - Island Dress | date = 2005-02-15 | accessdate = 2007-05-26 | work = Australian Broadcasting Corporation]
One of the earliest known
Muslimsin Vanuatu was Hussein Nabanga, who converted in 1978. Hussein Nabanga was a member of the Mele people and other Mele people (who originated on the Dinny Island of Imere Tenuku) were the earliest to follow. Now there are Muslims throughout many other islands in Vanuatu. The first mosquein Vanuatu was established in 1992. Islamis growing rapidly in the country. [cite web |author=Boehane, Ben |title=Islam Is Spreading In Melanesia |publisher=Muslim Village Australia |date= 2007-06-29|work=Pacific Magazine |url=http://forums.muslimvillage.net/index.php?showtopic=35788&mode=threaded |accessdate=2007-10-22 ]
* [http://atheism.about.com/library/irf/irf04/blirf_vanuatu.htm International Religious Freedom Report 2004]
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