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    Thriving From The Nama Project

Thriving From The Nama Project

Development is everyone’s business and the women of Gunu Village in the district of Naviti, Yasawa, are working col­lectively to increase the productiv­ity of their Nama or “organic sea grapes”

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    Vuniwaqa Informed Of Villagers’ Constant Water Shortage Problems

Vuniwaqa Informed Of Villagers’ Constant Water Shortage Problems

The prevalent problem of water shortages in the Yasawa Islands was brought to the attention of the Minister for Women, Children and Poverty Alleviation Mer­eseini Vuniwaqa. This was done during

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    Preserving, Maintaining Unique Provincial Design Is Vital: Vuniwaqa

Preserving, Maintaining Unique Provincial Design Is Vital: Vuniwaqa

Minister for Women, Chil­dren and Poverty Allevia­tion Mereseini Vuniwaqa urged the women of Yasawa to preserve their own unique style of weaving and designing artifacts. “It is what makes you

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    Govt REACHes island group

Govt REACHes island group

Government aims to take their services to the 19 villages of the Yasawa Islands to as­sist them through its REACH pro­gramme. The REACH programme stands for Rights Empowerment and Co­hesion

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    Yasawa women graduate from ministry course

Yasawa women graduate from ministry course

Thirty-three women of Na­votua, Naisisili, Malakati and Nacula received their skills training certificate from the Minister for Women, Children and Poverty Alleviation, Mereseini Vuniwaqa, yesterday. The recipients underwent a two-and-a-half

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    Minister Commends Women’s Resilience

Minister Commends Women’s Resilience

Minister for Women, Chil­dren and Poverty Allevia­tion Mereseini Vuniwaqa has commended the resilience of the women of Navotua Village, Ya­sawa. She’s also made special praise of their income-generating project which

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    Chief Praises Initiative to Help Yasawa Villagers

Chief Praises Initiative to Help Yasawa Villagers

Turaga na Tui Nacula Ratu Manasa Naikasowalu Bog­ileka has thanked Govern­ment for a well-thought -out initi­ative to uplift and upskill women of their district. “These programmes for our women go

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    Nacula Villagers Plant Mangroves To Save Eroding Coastline

Nacula Villagers Plant Mangroves To Save Eroding Coastline

The people of Nacula Village in the district of Nacula, Yasawa, extended its mangrove nursery with the planting of more than 180 mangrove seedlings. This was their contribution to this

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    Owners Leave A Legacy At Viwa

Owners Leave A Legacy At Viwa

Viwa Island Resort will have a change of management by June 1. The current management led by own­ers and directors Roy Halliday and Sheung Dawson, director Louise Boyd, and the

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Lautoka To Face Yasawa

  Lautoka To Face Yasawa

The Osea Umuumulovo coached Tropik Pine Lautoka Maroons will leave no stones unturned as they face Yasawa in their Vodafone

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#Vote2018 – Adi Sivia Wants A ‘Fiji United In Our Diversity’

  #Vote2018 – Adi Sivia Wants A ‘Fiji United In Our Diversity’

Adi Sivia Qoro has a way of making people feel comfort­able. With her educational background and extensive work experience with

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Yaqeta Turtles Gear Up

  Yaqeta Turtles Gear Up

Young boys of  Yaqeta Village, Yasawa are looking forward to take part in the 42nd Fiji Bitter Marist 7s rugby

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Every Tackle Counts: Sau

  Every Tackle Counts: Sau

Fiji Airways Fijian 7s new find Eroni Sau is determined to make every tackle of his counts. Speaking to SUNsports,

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Father Kolodisi: How Columban Priests Inspired my Journey to Priesthood

  Father Kolodisi: How Columban Priests Inspired my Journey to Priesthood

As a young boy, Timoci Kolodisi was awed with how the Missionary Society of St Columban priests carried out their

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700 more expected to get Help for Home

  700 more expected to get Help for Home

A total of 1640 recipients from the Tavua District and 2968 recipients from the Ba District were assisted during this

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Waterproof Phone Saves Three in Sea Mishap

  Waterproof Phone Saves Three in Sea Mishap

A little prayer asking for God’s help and a waterproof mobile phone given by former national halfback Jone Daunivucu, saved the

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Tavewa Seabus crew save 3 from capsized boat.

  Tavewa Seabus crew save 3 from capsized boat.

The support and quick action by Mr Don Bruce and his crew of Tavewa Seabus resulted in the successful rescue

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Expect More Rain Says Met Office

  Expect More Rain Says Met Office

Expect ‘unsettled weather’ from today and early next week, the Fiji Meteorological Services has advised. Director, Ravind Kumar, said this

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Landowners urged to wake up

  Landowners urged to wake up

Landowners have been urged to ‘wake up’ and have their idle land developed for the betterment of the members of

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Turtle Island Resort To Invest In More Solar Panels

  Turtle Island Resort To Invest In More Solar Panels

Turtle Island Resort in the Yasawa has revealed major plans of expanding their solar system in coming months. The resort

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Get Capital Projects Going

  Get Capital Projects Going

Tagicakibau calls for progress as 3 big projects unfold down West   Commissioner Western Manasa Tagicakibau is calling for heads

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Yaro Man Dead After Accident At Sea

  Yaro Man Dead After Accident At Sea

Maikeli Drodrolagi, 24, of Yaro Village in Malolo, Yasawa, is dead following an accident out at sea early last Saturday

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Islanders Praise Government

  Islanders Praise Government

Yasawa-i-Rara villagers had every reason to be celebrating yesterday. Village headman Lasaro Rokomulo, 40, could not hide his joy. He

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