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Penrhyn to dry up in 14 days

Friday 8 January 2021 | Written by Emmanuel Samoglou | Published in National, Outer Islands

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Penrhyn to dry up in 14 days
The northern group Island of Penrhyn. 18091333

An island government official said the northern group atoll is dealing with one of the worst water shortages in years, prompting Prime Minister Mark Brown's government to approve an emergency shipment of water and desalination equipment to the island.

An island government official said the northern group atoll is dealing with one of the worst water shortages in years, prompting Prime Minister Mark Brown's government to approve an emergency shipment of water and desalination equipment to the island.


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