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Wednesday, September 22, 2021


    New application for prospecting licence in Rennell BY JARED KOLI A new mining company has lodged an application for prospecting licence for bauxite mining in Rennell Island, Renbel Province. Director of Mines Nicholas Biliki confirmed this toIsland...

    Rennell villagers claim logging craft damages their marine life

    LANDOWNERS of Nukuma’anu in east Rennell, Renbel Province, claim a logging craft that drifted from west of the island landed on their shoreline last month, causing extensive damages to marine life in their bay. And...

    Police investigate suicide in Renbel

    Officers of the Royal Solomon Island Police Force (RSIPF) at Tigoa in the Renbel Province are investigating the discovery of the body of a 19-year-old male who reportedly hanged himself in his room at...

    Manaika- the trailblazing person with disability inspiring others.

    BY ALFRED PAGEPITU Jabez Manaikai is someone who will leave an impression in your life if you happen to meet him. He was described by many of his friends and family members as an inspiration to...

    Rennell murder case set for committal hearing

    BY JENNIFER KUSAPA THE committal hearing into the case of a man who was charged by police regarding the death of a 28-year-old boy at a village in Rennell will be made today before Principal...

    Man pleads guilty to murder charge

    BY JENNIFER KUSAPA A MAN has pleaded guilty to the killing of a 28-year-old boy at Avatai village, Rennell on 15 February this year. Ashley Ghapuika admitted the crime when he appeared before Principal Magistrate Fatima...

    Renbel and U.S establish partnership

    BY BEN BILUAGizo UNITED States has reached out its assistance to Rennell/Bellona Province following the successful launching of development programmes on Malaita Province. US Deputy Chief of Mission US Embassy Port Moresby, Bernand Link met with...

    Call for help with tower in Bellona

    BY ALFRED PAGEPITU People on Bellona are concerned with the Our Telekom network on the island and are calling on the company and provincial leaders to fix it. Reports from the island say the Breeze network...

    Slow police investigation adjourns Rennell murder case

    BY JENNIFER KUSAPA The case into last month’s killing incident in West Rennell has been adjourned since police are yet to complete investigations. Prosecution told court yesterday that investigation into the killing at Avatai village is...

    PC Tepai: why I love my job

    POLICE Constable David Tipasua Tepai, 42, from Lavagu Village on Rennell Island in the Rennell and Bellona province has faced numerous challenges during his 14 years as a police officer but the challenges have...