Politics

Rumours cause distress

Friday November 09, 2018

A spokesperson for the family of Ivirua MP Tony Armstrong has called for an end to what they describe as a “distressing series of rumours” making the rounds through the “coconut wireless”. 

Finding peace in prison

Thursday November 08, 2018

George Maggie was in and out of prison for 24 years before he learned how to control his mind.

Rakahanga MP resigns

Wednesday November 07, 2018

Rakahanga MP Toka Hagai has resigned his seat following a Court of Appeal hearing involving Democratic Party leader Tina Browne.

Prime minister off to APEC meeting

Wednesday November 07, 2018

Prime minister and Foreign Affairs minister Henry Puna will join Pacific Islands Forum (PIF) leaders in a dialogue with APEC Leaders hosted by Papua New Guinea in Port Moresby later this month. 

PM cancels China trip, but Maggie goes

Wednesday November 07, 2018

Prime minister Henry Puna is understood to have cancelled a planned trip to China this week after Rakahanga Cook Islands Party MP Toka Hagai abruptly resigned his seat late last week.

PM urged to ‘come clean’ on Nicholas

Wednesday November 07, 2018

RAPPA Democratic Party candidate in the June 2018 elections, Dr Teina Rongo, has challenged prime minister Henry Puna, deputy prime minister Mark Brown and the Speaker of Parliament, Niki Rattle, to “come clean” on the whereabouts of former Cabinet minister and Member of Parliament Albert Nicholas.

Second sitting next month

Tuesday November 06, 2018

The second session of Parliament post 2018 general election will be held next month, confirmed the acting Clerk of Parliament Tangata Vainerere.

Minister Maggie heads to China

Monday November 05, 2018

Business Trade Investment Board minister George Maggie will be in China this week to attend the China International Import Expo (CIIE) which will be held from November 5 to 10.

Mokoroa reveals plans for Nikao-Panama

Saturday November 03, 2018

Minister for Police and Internal Affairs and Nikao-Panama MP Vaine (Mac) Mokoroa has reassured his people that he will keep his constituency abreast of all developments.

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