BY BARNABAS MANEBONA
A new portable sawmill recently handed over to landowning tribes of Tutu Zone at Northwest Choiseul is part of agreement between landowners and Treasury Timbers logging company.
This is according to Choiseul Province Member of Provincial Assembly (MPA) for Ward 12 at Varisi Lavata, Hon Nerio Ulemiki, who explained that the portable sawmill is to assist landowners to cut timbers for their houses and also to earn income from for other purposes needed.
“The portable sawmill was blessed by the Parish Priest of Christ the King Parish at Voruvoru, Fr Henry Paroi, before it was handed over to landowners at Buronga by the Manager of the company,” explained Hon Ulemiki.
Treasury Timbers Ltd had handed over the portable sawmill on the 31st of August.