The risk of indirectly helping to depopulate sister islands by bringing Pa Enua teams to Rarotonga to compete in Te Maeva Nui has to be accepted by government, says Cook Islands Prime Minister Henry Puna.
Minister of Agriculture Kiriau Turepu (left) and director of research and development, William Wigmore were two of many ministry staff celebrating Agriculture Day yesterday.
In 50 years, the Cook Islands voting public has elected just nine women to Parliament.
A local accommodation owner is furious following an attempted break in to her guest homes last week, saying it was ‘an act of evil’.
The Royal New Zealand offshore patrol vessel HMNZS Otago will return to Rarotonga on the afternoon of Thursday July 30 and will be open to the public between 10am and 3pm on Monday August 3.