Two university doctors are waving goodbye to Rarotonga after teaching marketing to students at the University of the South Pacific (USP).
Failing to follow government financial procedures resulted in Te Aponga Uira overspending close to a million dollars on a civil works project.
All Cabinet ministers will remain in Rarotonga this week for the second week of the June parliament sitting.
The excitement of Miss Cook Islands 2017 was clearly evident on Saturday night at the Islander Hotel with a packed out house to see the designs of 15 emerging and established fashion and accessories designers from the Cook Islands and the Pacific Islands.
Last year’s Rarotonga Club XVs finalists Avatiu Nikao Eels and Takuvaine Reds made an even start to their 2017 campaign after settling for a stalemate in the opening round over the weekend.