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Friday, July 23, 2021


    FOR over 25 generations, the people on Rennell Island located 209 kilometres South of Guadalcanal in the Solomon Islands depended on their land, forests and the surrounding sea for food and on the rain,...

    Covid-19 window

    Open international sea access in Renbel province concerns public BY PETER ZOLEVEKE II THE open sea traffic in Rennell and Bellona province is worrying citizens, who are calling for national government to act. While Solomon Islands is...

    Work on mobile coverage commence in East Rennell

    By Mike Puia WORK on a telecommunication tower in East Rennell, Renbel Province, is expected to have started on Monday 9th March. Reports reaching Island Sun confirmed machineries have been moved to the site earmarked in East...

    Renbel battles with ‘huge’ arrears

    By Mike Puia In Tigoa, THE current Renbel provincial government was welcomed with huge arrears when it assumed office in August last year. The first arrears the government battled with totaled $40,000, incurred to the Solomon Islands National...

    Check’em properly

    Renbel premier calls on national government to do thorough screening of ships allowed into the province By Mike Puia In Tigoa THE Renbel provincial Premier, Willie Tuhagenga, has appealed to the national government, through responsible authorities, to...

    Health ministry advises caution amid report of quarantined coronavirus suspects in Rennell

    THE Ministry of Health and Medical Services (MHMS) has advised public especially in Rennell island, Renbel province, to practice caution and respect quarantine boundaries amid report that four crewmen of a Bintan Mining company...

    Coronavirus suspects tested

    By Mike Puia In Tigoa THE four coronavirus suspects onboard a ship that arrived in Rennell, Renbel Province, on Saturday night were tested onboard the ship at Lavagu Bay on Monday 3rd February. Over the last couple...

    4 held in Rennell

    Asians quarantined in mining operation in Renbel province suspected of China corona virus BY BARNABAS MANEBONA and ALFRED PAGEPITU FOUR men are being held in isolation in Rennell suspected of having the China coronavirus, it is reported. Reports...

    West Rennell LOs want bauxite stockpile cleared

    WEST Rennell landowners are appealing to the national government to allow World Link Company to export a large bauxite stockpile it had dug up in their land. World Link, which operated inside a private registered...

    Police vehicle in Renbel sold: Varley confirms

    BY JENNIFER KUSAPA POLICE Commissioner Matthew Varley has confirmed that Police officers at Tingoa RenBel Province have sold the old ex-RAMSI vehicle AB 1530 without authorisation of the Police Force. Island Sun had reported that the...