Letters to the Editor

Letters are one of the most important parts of the paper because this is where the community has a chance to have its say. All letters to the editor received will generally be published, provided they are not defamatory or are covering exactly the same ground by the same writer.

Non du plume are acceptable, but the name, address and contact details must be provided to the editor.

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Sting in the tail

Monday August 20, 2018

Dear Editor,

Watch out for the sting in the tail when borrowing large sums of money from the Chinese.

Check out the chickens

Monday August 20, 2018

Dear Editor,

Member of Parliament Tingika Elikana, in pointing out the high cost of sea shipment to the northern group, picked a box of frozen chicken as an example.

Where to place pa enua blame?

Monday August 20, 2018

Dear Editor,

A reply to the letter from ‘Utu Panu’ in the Thursday, August 16, edition of CINews.

Dear Editor,

My neighbour has children in sports.

Dear Editor,

My name's Emily and I'm with the (US-based) Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance (MCA).

Dear Editor,

Mata McNair should stop bagging the outer islands and start looking for solutions for the outer islands’ problems.

Thanks for your kindness!

Thursday August 16, 2018

Dear Editor,

To the exceptionally kind and considerate local man (and his daughter or moko), who picked up my friend’s pink rito earring that fell of her ear whilst she was in the Convenience Store on Sunday afternoon and then followed her down to Super Brown to reunite the earring with its owner, thank you so very much.

Bribery claim ironic

Thursday August 16, 2018

Dear Editor,

There is much irony in electoral petitions, and none more than the petition currently being heard before the court against the CIP’s Albert Nicholas in the RAPPA constituency.

Dear Editor,

I refer to the opinion piece of mine you published two Saturdays ago (August 4), in which I questioned the information being presented to the Electoral Court with reference to the Democratic petitioners' applications for discovery and which the court, on the representations made by the CIP legal team, declined.

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