New Zealand left-wing MP suddenly collapses and dies at 49 after backing Covid mandates

New Zealand Green MP Fa'anana Efeso Collins suddenly collapsed and died at a charity run Tuesday. He was 49 years old and leaves behind a wife and 2 children.

NZ Herald reports that emergency services immediately responded to the incident at ChildFund Water Run and worked on Collins with CPR and defibrillators for an hour before pronouncing him dead at the scene.

Collins was a vocal proponent of Covid vaccinations and mandates and advertised for a "Vaxathon" held in Aotearoa in October of 2021, calling it a "call to action" to get people to take Covid-19 shots.

He afterward posted that the "next step is to let trusted community leaders & providers go hundy on the remaining half million unvaccinated population."

Aotearoa (New Zealand) and the Green Party have lost one of the kindest, most dedicated champions of fairness and equality,” Green Party co-leaders James Shaw and Marama Davidson said in a statement.

“Efeso devoted his life to serving and making a difference to the lives of those he met, including his constituents, colleagues, friends, and family. He held the deepest respect of the members of all political parties and communities,” they said.

His cause of death has not yet been revealed.

Image: Title: Efeso Collins


View All

Israel builds camp to evacuate Palestinians ahead of Rafah invasion: report

The Israeli government declined to say whether it was military-related....

JACK POSOBIEC and RICHARD BARIS: Republicans are the 'voters sitting out elections'

Richard Baris emphasized that the vote that needs to be harvested is the Republican vote....

Leading UK child abuse prevention group accused of grooming children in gender ideology: whistleblower

Julia Marshall, who was with NPCC for over 30 years, said that it was “completely captured” by the LG...

3 arrested over death of migrants attempting to enter UK from France by sea

Two of the men were Sudanese nationals and one was a South Sudanese national....