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Wednesday, September 22, 2021

    Upside down deaths

    BY BEN BILUA PEOPLE living near Lake Tegano, the biggest freshwater lake in the southern hemisphere, have expressed fear at the recent unexpected deaths of flying foxes in the area. Reports from the island, which hosts...

    Man charged with murder of rugby player

    BY JENNIFER KUSAPA A man has been charged with the murder of a young man in Avatai village, west Rennell. Earlier this week, Island Sun reported this incident in which the victim was a well-known national...

    Renbel premier ready for motion

    BY BEN BILUA THE Premier of Rennell and Bellona province has welcomed the motion of no confident filed against him. “Bring it on,” Willie Tuhagenga said in an interview with Island Sun yesterday ahead of the...

    Motion to be moved against Renbel premier

    BY ALFRED PAGEPITU A motion of no confidence will reportedly be moved against the premier of Rennell and Bellona province this Full Assembly. Premier Willie Tuhagega has welcomed the motion, highlighting the baseless nature of the...


    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...