Rotuma

The Two Headed Coconut Tree
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The Two Headed Coconut Tree

The only tree of such kind on the volcanic island, it has been marked as a ‘go to place’ for visitors in Losa Vi...

REACH Team Urged To Maintain Network As Rotuma Mission Ends
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REACH Team Urged To Maintain Network As Rotuma Mission Ends

“There are over 20 Government and non-government agencies and organisations that have travelled on this trip, you ...

Rotuman Weaver Creates Her Handicraft Items As Lifelong Skill
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Rotuman Weaver Creates Her Handicraft Items As Lifelong Skill

‘I learnt the basics of weaving from my mother as a child back in Rotuma and that is what brought me here today.’

No Regrets For  Kumari, Tells Of The ‘Peaceful Life’
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No Regrets For Kumari, Tells Of The ‘Peaceful Life’

Veena Kumari has never regretted living on the island of Rotuma for the past 15 years.

REACH Mission Concludes On A High Note
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REACH Mission Concludes On A High Note

People on the island of Rotuma made use of 24 Government and non-government ser­vices offered in the past two weeks...

Tanu Gets A Glimpse Of Her Possible Future
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Tanu Gets A Glimpse Of Her Possible Future

“We don’t have a good internet connection here in Rotuma so it is really hard for me to search for the career pa...

Retired School Teacher Acquires Government Help
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Retired School Teacher Acquires Government Help

“This assistance will help me and my wife get on with our daily lives. It is only us here on the island as my daug...

Village Nurse Tells Of Emotional Attachment To Job For Past 30 Years
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Village Nurse Tells Of Emotional Attachment To Job For Past 30 Years

"Some people don’t really like to see it but for me, it’s my due diligence of giving back to the community."

Primary Schools Receive New Touchscreen Computers
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Primary Schools Receive New Touchscreen Computers

“We are so honoured to have been given this kind of computer especially when it is one of the latest. We thank FNP...

Father Sets Up Voluntary FNPF Accounts For His Children
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Father Sets Up Voluntary FNPF Accounts For His Children

Joseph Savea would have spent hundreds and even thousands of dollars to set up savings ac­counts for his children i...

Rotuma And Its Beautiful Scenery
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Rotuma And Its Beautiful Scenery

The journey to Rotuma was like a dream come true for these workmates.

What Keeps Me Going: 96-year-old
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What Keeps Me Going: 96-year-old

The secret to long life, he said, was choosing a healthy lifestyle because it would be motivational to keep discover...

Youngest Chief Looks After Pejei
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Youngest Chief Looks After Pejei

The Young Chief Was Given The Role Three Years Ago. Gagaj Means Chief.

Rotuma Is Paradise: Tausia Tells Of Isolated Life
NATION

Rotuma Is Paradise: Tausia Tells Of Isolated Life

Lusiana Tausia of Matuku in Lau says Rotuma is a piece of paradise.

Taveuni, Rotuma And Its Beauty
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Taveuni, Rotuma And Its Beauty

She believes the e-commerce platform would help businesses in Fiji. Akeneta Vonoyauyau works for Fijian Competition ...

Board Upskills 35 Small Business Owners
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Board Upskills 35 Small Business Owners

Thirty-five resource owners and budding business entrepre­neurs from as far as Rotuma participated in the first Re...

Ono-I-Lau Make Mark
SPORTS

Ono-I-Lau Make Mark

Ono-i-Lau women’s cricket team coach, Nemani Bale is confi­dent that unity will help his side win. Their team w...

Let’s Go Local: Sunsets At Holiday Inn, Coffee At Catch Up Cafe For Dansey
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Let’s Go Local: Sunsets At Holiday Inn, Coffee At Catch Up Cafe For Dansey

Business executive Fiona Dansey is the coordinator for Women Entrepreneurs Business Council. Ms Dansey hails from...

‘Island Zone Rugby Revival’
Rugby, SPORTS

‘Island Zone Rugby Revival’

Island teams like Moturiki, Ovalau, Gau, Koro, Nairai, Lakeba, Vanuabalavu, Matuku, Moala, Ono-i-Lau, Rotuma, Kadavu...

Let’s Go Local: Marriott Resort Momi Bay For Anil Senewiratne
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Let’s Go Local: Marriott Resort Momi Bay For Anil Senewiratne

“I am originally from Sri Lanka,” Mr Senewiratne said. “I have dual citizenship and it has been wonderful livi...

Let’s Go Local: Vanua Levu Tops Meli Maivusaroko’s Fiji Travel List
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Let’s Go Local: Vanua Levu Tops Meli Maivusaroko’s Fiji Travel List

The 47-year old nature-lover and logger describes himself as a keen traveller.

Let’s Go Local: It’s Mt Korobaba For Suva Barista
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Let’s Go Local: It’s Mt Korobaba For Suva Barista

“Between 2010 to 2020, I worked as a waiter, guest service agent, butler, supervisor and my last post was as an as...

Rotuma Island Gets Organic Accreditation
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Rotuma Island Gets Organic Accreditation

The iTaukei Trust Fund Board (TTFB) and the Council of Rotuma, are delighted to advise on the certification of ‘Or...

Let’s Go Local: It’s Rotuma For Bob Mitchell
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Let’s Go Local: It’s Rotuma For Bob Mitchell

Meet Bob Mitchell. Currently, Mr Mitchell is the Manager Quality Awards in the Division of Productivity and Consulta...

Let’s Go Local: Rotuma Is Fiji’s Paradise Destination, Says Taylor
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Let’s Go Local: Rotuma Is Fiji’s Paradise Destination, Says Taylor

Face Junky By Jed Taylor, a hair and make up salon, will launch this week. Owned and managed by Jedidiah Chris­tian...

Jed Taylor Paves Way For Transgender Fijians
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Jed Taylor Paves Way For Transgender Fijians

A charismatic personality, Taylor, is passionate about the fashion industry and the creative arts.

Let’s Go Local: Namosi for Digital Detox –  Roshika Deo
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Let’s Go Local: Namosi for Digital Detox – Roshika Deo

Roshika Deo is a well-known figure on the social media platforms. She is constantly finding ways to empower youth an...

Rotuman Boy Commits To Daily Novena, Achieves School’s Highest
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Rotuman Boy Commits To Daily Novena, Achieves School’s Highest

The 18-year-old managed to score 377 out of 400 marks. He scored 91 marks in English, 100 in Mathematics, 95 in Phys...

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