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Wednesday, September 22, 2021

    Rennell & Bellona celebrate Silver Jubilee with PM Hou

    PRIME Minister Rick Houenipwela has graced the 2nd Appointed Day celebrations in Tigoa, Rennell/Bellona province. The Prime Minister and his delegation travelled on Friday and spent two nights with the people of Rennell Island before...

    Gov’t & LOs happy with visit to Rennell

    BY BARNABAS MANEBONA WORDS of thanks comes from the communities at Rennell as a result of the recent visit to Rennell Island by government ministers, led by the Minister for Mines & Energy Bradley Tovosia, Community...

    Recent Ministerial visit to mine operation in Rennell welcomed with a different perspective

    By Gary Hatigeva DESPITE all the negativities and criticisms raised on the recent government led trip to the mining operation on Rennell Island in Rennell and Bellona Province, a lot on the island have termed...

    I signed to protect our land: Dr Kaituu

    By Mike Puia Gizo MEMBER of Parliament for Rennell-Bellona province, Dr Tautai Agikimu’a Kaitu’u, has defended a letter he had signed allowing his land to be mined, which is attracting public attention. The letter, dated November 26,...

    Rennell has the best road infrastructure: Star Dora

    By Gary Hatigeva “WEST Rennell which is the host of the Rennell and Bellona Provincial Capital town, Tingoa, has the best infrastructure which is very conducive to boost socio-economic development”. An overwhelmed Henry Star Dora who...

    Rennell Bellona chamber project

    DEAR EDITOR, the status of the Renbel Chamber Project is quite interesting and at the same time raised a lot of eye brows, speculations and suspicious. Firstly, the Project has been pending for quite long...

    World heritage body tells company to leave

    THE Lake Tegano World Heritage Site Association (ERWHSA), the body looking after the country’s world heritage site in Renbel province, has expressed concern about a foreign fishing company showing interest in the province’s fishery...

    Rennell celebrates new area health centre

    BY LYNTON AARON FILIA THE Rennell community on Thursday 26 April 26 held celebrations to mark the completion of the new Area Health Centre in Tigoa. Main highlights of the event include giving of traditional gifts...

    Not APID or BMSI, but a new investor: Singamoana

    BY BARNABAS MANEBONA PREMIER Collin Singamoana of Rennell and Bellona province clarifies speculations that the companies APID and BMSI, which are involved in mining and logging, are now into fisheries harvesting in the province. Responding to...

    West Rennell landowners reject MP’s call to stop mining there

    By Alfred Sasako WEST Rennell landowners have rejected outright calls by their Member of Parliament to stop bauxite mining on the island, saying his call “has no grounds to base his argument on”. In a statement...